PONV


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AcronymDefinition
PONVPost-Operative Nausea and Vomiting
PONVPrevention of Nausea and Vomiting
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VAS scores for post-operative nausea and vomiting (PONY) at different time intervals in the 3 groups Time Intervals (h) Group A Group B 0 Early PONV 0.
Several small studies that compared droperidol and ondansetron for PONV found no differences between the two in terms of efficacy and toxicity.
75 mg) and ondansetron (4 mg) for PONV shortly after surgery.
Conclusion: This clinical study indicates that when performing prolonged surgical procedures, late administration of ondansetron (within 30 minutes prior to completing the surgery) is significantly more effective in the prevention of late PONV than when administered prior to the induction of anesthesia.
PONV was assessed during the early (0-6 hours) and late (6-24 hours) time periods after administration of medication.
Surgical factors associated with an increased risk of PONV are Gynaecological, ENT, Gastrointestinal, Head and Neck and squint surgery, duration of surgery and postoperative antibiotics.
Each subject was evaluated with detailed medical history which included the history of smoking, motion sickness and any past experience of PONV.
The management of pain and PONV must be a priority for the different healthcare institutions as an integral part of healthcare quality.
Results: The frequency of PONV in the LP and SP groups did not demonstrate statistically significant different (P greater than 0.
We expect the two Malaysian deals to create legal precedents in the domestic market and set pricing benchmarks that will open up new PONV Sukuk issuance in Malaysia amid rapid growth in the Malaysian Islamic banking sector.