PDNV

AcronymDefinition
PDNVPostdischarge Nausea and Vomiting
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(11) Post discharge nausea and vomiting (PDNV) is a more recently studied phenomenon and is defined as nausea or vomiting occurring within 48 hours of discharge following surgery.
(30) Risk should be assessed by trained anesthesia personnel and ideally based on a validated PONV or PDNV score such as those proposed by Apfel et al.
(36) While the use of aprepitant should be limited to patients at risk, it is an effective tool in the prevention of PONV and PDNV in high-risk patients and those at risk for significant postoperative morbidity with the onset of emesis.