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Chewing Gum to Treat Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting: A Randomized Controlled Trial


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1 KSHEMA, Mangalore, India

Postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV) affects one-third of untreated patients after general anaesthesia. The aim of this study is to assess the efficacy of chewing-gum as a treatment option for post-operative nausea and vomiting.

Keywords

Chewing-Gum, Nausea, Vomiting.
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  • Chewing gum for the treatment of postoperative nausea and vomiting: a pilot randomized controlled trial. British Journal of Anaesthesia, 118 (1): 83–9 (2017

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Authors

Sawani Shiraz
KSHEMA, Mangalore, India
Anand Bangera
KSHEMA, Mangalore, India

Abstract


Postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV) affects one-third of untreated patients after general anaesthesia. The aim of this study is to assess the efficacy of chewing-gum as a treatment option for post-operative nausea and vomiting.

Keywords


Chewing-Gum, Nausea, Vomiting.

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.18311/isacon-Karnataka%2F2017%2FFP077