Original Publication Date: 1 March, 2014
Publication / Source: Journal of Comparative Effectiveness Research
Authors: Jacqueline Flank & L Lee Dupuis
Antineoplastic-induced nausea and vomiting (AINV) is one of the most distressing adverse effects experienced by adult and pediatric patients receiving antineoplastic agents. Despite this, evidence of the efficacy and safety of antiemetic interventions in children is limited, and prevention and treatment approaches vary widely between centers.