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Table 2 Incidences of PONV in the three groups

From: The effectiveness of ramosetron and ondansetron for preventing postoperative nausea and vomiting after arthroscopic rotator cuff repair: a randomized controlled trial

  Ramosetron (n = 39) Ondansetron (n = 43) Control (n = 40) p value
Nausea
 0–48 h 17 (44) 19 (44) 23 (58) 0.369
 0–6 h 16 (41) 16 (37) 18 (45) 0.711
 6–24 h 5 (13)* 12 (28) 18 (45) 0.007
 24–48 h 1 (3) 3 (7) 4 (10) 0.436
Vomiting
 0–48 h 5 (13) 7 (16) 9 (23) 0.512
 0–6 h 5 (13) 6 (14) 8 (20) 0.635
 6–24 h 2 (5) 4 (9) 7 (18) 0.197
 24–48 h 1 (3) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0.320
  1. Values are numbers of patients (percentage)
  2. *p < 0.05 compared with group C