Efficacy of Dexamethasone Added to Ramosetron for Preventing Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting in Highly Susceptible Patients Following Spine Surgery

2014-07-23 21:11:49 | BioPortfolio


The purpose of this study is to study the efficacy of dexamethasone added to ramosetron for preventing postoperative nausea and vomiting in highly susceptible patients following spine surgery.

Study Design

Primary Purpose: Prevention




saline, ramosetron, dexamethasone




Yonsei University

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:11:49-0400

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