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Intervention Protocol

Droperidol for treatment of nausea and vomiting in palliative care patients

  1. Saskie Dorman1,*,
  2. Paul Perkins2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pain, Palliative and Supportive Care Group

Published Online: 23 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006938


How to Cite

Dorman S, Perkins P. Droperidol for treatment of nausea and vomiting in palliative care patients (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2008, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD006938. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006938.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Palliative Medicine, Poole, UK

  2. 2

    Sue Ryder Care Leckhampton Court Hospice, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, UK

*Saskie Dorman, Palliative Medicine, Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Longfleet Road, Poole, BH15 2JB, UK. saskie.dorman@poole.nhs.uk. saskiedorman@doctors.org.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 23 JAN 2008

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Abstract

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This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To evaluate the efficacy and adverse events (both minor and serious) associated with the use of droperidol for the treatment of nausea and vomiting in palliative care patients.