Evidence Based Practice Clinical Guideline Review
Guideline for the Prevention of Acute Nausea and Vomiting Due to Antineoplastic Medication in Pediatric Cancer Patients
Author(s): Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario (POGO)
Date of publication: February 28, 2013 | 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. Protocol is lengthy. There is a “quick reference” summary of the protocol available on the website.
Recommendation for use: Appropriate for APHON members
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