An overview of treatment options for postoperative nausea and vomiting after laparoscopic surgical procedures


Turgut H. C. , ARSLAN M.

ANAESTHESIA PAIN & INTENSIVE CARE, cilt.20, sa.2, ss.193-200, 2016 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Derleme
  • Cilt numarası: 20 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Dergi Adı: ANAESTHESIA PAIN & INTENSIVE CARE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.193-200

Özet

Background: Postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV) is a well-known entity following surgical procedures and may result in serious complications include aspiration of gastric contents, prolonged recovery period, impaired surgical wound healing. Laparoscopic surgery alone is a known risk factor for PONV and different treatment options with various agents are preferred for PONV prophylaxis and treatment.