Z. Laučeková, A. Gondová, M. Hrtánková, M. Jágelková, K. Zelinová, P. Žúbor, K. Dókuš, J. Danko
Nausea and vomiting in early pregnancy (NVP) are health conditions the severityof
which can vary from mild to severe discomfort and can even lead to significant morbidity.
With the help of PUQE index score and early treatment based on evidence-based
protocols, we can decrease the time needed to treat the women suffering from
NVP. This article focuses on epidemiology of nausea and vomiting in early pregnancy,
definition and importance of PUQE index score and importance of pharmaceutical
and non-pharmaceutical ways of treatment. There is also protocol for clinical
management of patients.