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Morning Sickness

The Management of Nausea and Vomiting of Pregnancy (NVP) Tutorial for Health Professionals

Many women who have to cope with nausea and vomiting of pregnancy endure tremendous physical hardship. Their suffering may have a profound impact on family, work and social life. This Motherisk Tutorial looks at the various aspects of NVP and its managment, including the prevalence and impact on women's health and well-being, and problems in clinical practice, treatment algorithm and case study. The content of this Tutorial was developed by the International Scientific Committee Task Force on NVP. It reflects the consensus on emerging clinical and scientific advances as of the date issued and may be subject to change. The information should not be construed as dictating an exclusive course of treatment or procedure. Development of this Tutorial video and slide show was sponsored by an unrestricted educational grant from Duchesnay.

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