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treatment

noun adjustment, analysis, arrangement, consideration, cure, design, examination, execution, investigation, management, modification, process, processing, study, technique, therapy, transaction, way
Associated concepts: inhuman treatment, medical treatment
See also: aid, analysis, course, design, expedient, management, pandect, practice, procedure, process, relief, usage

treatment

in environmental law relating to waste, the physical, thermal, chemical or biological processes, including sorting, that change the characteristics of waste in order to reduce its volume, reduce its hazardous nature, facilitate its handling, or enhance its recoverability.
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In addition, a computed tomography (CT) scan of the pelvis with 2 mm cuts is recommended to assess the fracture patterns in detail and thus facilitate decision making for operative versus conservative treatment and to carefully plan an operative procedure.
Four previous studies found that the average disability time for conservative treatment of shinbone fractures without low-intensity ultrasound was 176 days.
Controversially, some authors suggest conservative treatment and imaging follow-up with no resection of the supernumerary testis.
Conservative treatment is warranted in patients with piriformis syndrome, but it is more likely to be effective in those with the secondary type, Dr.
Standard conservative treatment for CTS is the splint plus anti-inflammatory medication, for several weeks.
They cover epidemiology, genetics, and biological factors; biomechanics and its role in pathology; the role, evaluation, and treatment of the scapula and its dysfunction; instability; growth factors and tendon healing; autologous blood products in repair; tendinopathy of the long head of the biceps; conservative treatment and tear progression; operative management; preventing complications; and various techniques for different tears.
4%), conservative treatment failed to cure acute otomastoiditis; such cases should raise a suspicion of a subperiosteal abscess, an underlying cholesteatoma, or an infection caused by gram-negative bacteria.
Patients were randomized to conservative treatment or conservative treatment plus SEPS.
If your injury is a simple hamstring strain, it should heal with conservative treatment, but it is essential that you allow the necessary time for the injury to heal in order to avoid chronic problems and pain.
Twenty patients developed subcutaneous burns that healed spontaneously within 2 weeks, and five developed skin burns that healed with conservative treatment.
In the 202-patient randomized study, vertebroplasty resulted in greater pain relief than conservative treatment at all timepoints

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