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Contents
5

How to use this book
6

Part 1: Nausea and vomiting
7

Contents
8

What is nausea and vomiting?
8

What can nausea and vomiting do to your body?
10

What is antiemesis?
11

Review
12

Part 2: Causes
13

Contents
14

What causes nausea and vomiting in people with cancer?
14

What cancer treatments can cause nausea and vomiting?
15

What are the types of nausea and vomiting?
17

Review
18

Part 3: Preventing and treating
19

Contents
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How are nausea and vomiting prevented?
20

How are nausea and vomiting treated?
21

Review
24

Part 4: Coping
25

Contents
26

What can you do to cope with nausea and vomiting?
26

How can you keep track of side effects?
28

Where can you go for more information?
30

Review
30

Part 5: Resources
31

Contents
32

Questions to ask your doctors
32

Web resources
36

Glossary
37

Dictionary
38

Acronyms
39

NCCN Panel Members
42

NCCN Member Institutions
43

Index
44