Clinical Guideline Review
Guideline for the Prevention and Treatment of Anticipatory Nausea and Vomiting due to Chemotherapy in Pediatric Cancer Patients
Author(s): Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario (POGO)
Date of publication: April 23, 2014 | Date of Review: June 2014
Method of Review: EBP Guideline Review Committee conducted individual reviews of the clinical guideline and had a phone conference to review findings and make recommendations.
Review Summary: Excellent and comprehensive Resource- current references. As the protocol is from Canada, some Medications not typically used in the US. There is a quick reference summary of the protocol available on the website.
Recommendation for use: Recommended for use in pediatric oncology.
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