Clinical Protocol, Nausea And Vomiting

Policy: 
 
 
All patients will be interviewed by the anesthesia provider 
regarding their nausea and vomiting history. 
 
In this organization the anesthesia provider develops a 
protocol based on each individual patient. 
 
Should a patient develop nausea or vomiting post operatively 
the following will occur:
 
    Maintain patent IV until nausea passes.
    Inform anesthesia provider, who may give further anti-   
    nausea medication.
 
    If the anesthesia provider has departed, 
    Inform physician if nausea does not dissipate or vomiting 
    occurs.

Approved By Governing Board    
OT.5    
Control #300.1
GUPTA GASTRO