Summary

for people ages 2-18 (full criteria)
healthy people welcome
at UC Davis
study started
estimated completion:
Sungeun Lee (ucdavis)

Description

Summary

The specific aim of this study is to determine the incidence of post-operative nausea and vomiting (PONV) in the pediatric population undergoing outpatient middle ear surgery.

Official Title

Acupuncture and Acupressure for Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting in Children Undergoing Outpatient Middle Ear Surgery

Details

The specific aim of this study is to determine the incidence of post-operative nausea and vomiting (PONV) in the pediatric population undergoing outpatient middle ear surgery receiving our institution's standard dual prophylactic antiemetic therapy in combination with intraoperative acupuncture and postoperative acupressure compared to those receiving only the standard dual prophylactic antiemetic therapy.

Keywords

Nausea Vomiting PONV acupuncture acupressure Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting Acupressure Band Sham Band

Eligibility

You can join if…

Open to people ages 2-18

  • Healthy ASA 1 and 2 Patients
  • Age 2 to 18 years old
  • Undergoing Outpatient Middle ear surgery

You CAN'T join if...

  • ASA 3 and above
  • Patients with underlying pro-emetogenic disease
  • Patients currently taking antiemetic agents
  • pregnant women
  • Cognitively impaired adults
  • prisoners
  • History of bleeding disorder
  • Age less than 2 or greater than 18

Location

  • University of California Davis Medical Center accepting new patients
    Sacramento California 95817 United States

Lead Scientist

Details

Status
accepting new patients
Start Date
Completion Date
(estimated)
Sponsor
University of California, Davis
ID
NCT03380182
Study Type
Interventional
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