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Table 6 Association between PONV, pain and the drugs used

From: Assessment of pain and postoperative nausea and vomiting and their association in the early postoperative period: an observational study from Palestine

Medications PONV; N = 96 (%) No PONV; N = 115 (%) P value* Pain; N = 157 No pain; N = 54 P value*
Propofol 96 (100) 113 (98.3) 0.296 155 (98.7) 54 (100) 0.553
Fentanyl 95 (99) 113 (98.3) 0.568 156 (99.4) 52 (96.3) 0.162
Midazolam 37 (38.5) 42 (36.5) 0.436 60 (38.2) 19 (35.2) 0.410
Atracurium 51 (53.1) 58 (50.4) 0.401 83 (52.9) 26 (48.1) 0.330
Opioid 27 (28.1) 23 (20) 0.111 109 (69.4) 52 (96.3) 0.000
  1. *Significant p-values are in bold