Princeton University Library Catalog

Nausea : mechanisms and management / Robert M. Stern, Kenneth L. Koch, and Paul L.R. Andrews.

Author:
Stern, Robert Morris, 1937- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Oxford University Press, 2011.
Description:
viii, 462 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents:
Nausea : definitions, history, and function -- Prevalence of nausea from various causes -- Nausea as a protective control mechanism with a dynamic threshold -- The central nervous system and nausea -- The autonomic nervous system and nausea -- The endocrine system and nausea -- Gastric dysrhythmias and nausea -- The functions, identification, and measurement of nausea and related behaviours in animals -- The measurement of nausea in humans -- Diagnosis and management of acute and chronic nausea -- Nausea of diabetes -- Nausea during pregnancy -- Postoperative nausea -- Nausea resulting from cancer and its treatment -- Nausea of motion sickness -- Future research : management and mechanisms.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780195178159 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0195178157 (cloth : alk. paper)
LCCN:
2010013557
OCLC:
592450996
Related name:
RCP:
C - S