PONV


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AcronymDefinition
PONVPost-Operative Nausea and Vomiting
PONVPrevention of Nausea and Vomiting
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PALO-04-07, along with PALO-04-06, a randomized, multi-center phase 3 clinical trial conducted to evaluate the safety and efficacy of Aloxi compared to placebo for the prevention of PONV following elective outpatient laparoscopic abdominal or gynecological laparoscopic surgery, served as the basis of a supplemental New Drug Application that was accepted for filing by the Food and Drug Administration on July 9, 2007.
The one patient with more severe PONV used no postoperative opioid analgesia at all, implying that his PONV was not analgesia-related.
In adults both preoperative (11,12) and intraoperative (11,13) suggestion have demonstrated a significant reduction in the incidence of PONY A meta-analysis of hypnosis in adult surgical patients (11) demonstrated significant benefit to 89% of patients including reduced anxiety, pain, use of analgesics and PONV.
Two randomized, multi-center phase 3 clinical trials were conducted to evaluate the safety and efficacy of Aloxi compared to placebo for the prevention of PONV following elective outpatient abdominal or gynecological laparoscopic surgery (Study PALO-04-06) or elective inpatient gynecological or breast surgery (Study PALO-04-07).
3] antagonists and/or corticosteroids in the highest risk patients and to rescue patients that have not responded to PONV prophylaxis with a 5HT[sub.
The (P)Baa1(hyb) rating assigned to NBK's Tier 2 PONV instrument reflects (1) the specific characteristics of the security being issued and its relative ranking in the liability structure of the bank; (2) Moody's view on how the Kuwaiti regulatory authorities would likely resolve an ailing bank; and (3) NBK's standalone credit profile, which underpins the BCA assigned to the bank and constitutes the anchor point for positioning the debt on Moody's global rating scale.
The presence of gastric distension and volatile agents within the stomach are both thought to increase the incidence of PONV.
In their view, the evidence is strongest for acupuncture's effectiveness in preventing PONV.
There is a genetic basis for why some people experience PONV more than others and also why treatment for some is better than others.
Up to 80 per cent of patients who were administered ether or chloroform experienced PONV and it was a significant cause of mortality in early anaesthetic practice.