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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
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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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He says, "Those who have frequent migraine need tailored prophylactic treatment as a given percentage of migraine patients have headache with depression and anxiety disorders.
Botulinum toxin type A (BOTOX) for the prophylactic treatment of chronic daily headache: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial.
The improvements were most notable in patients who were not on any other type of prophylactic treatment.
Clearly, the extreme contagiousness of plague and the lack of a vaccine called for both quarantine and the rapid and extensive prophylactic treatment of uninfected individuals with antibiotics.
When the first cases of anthrax infection and exposure were publicized, it was only natural that the FDA and the Atlanta-based Centers for Disease Control started recommending prophylactic treatment with Cipro.
Dr Givskov, whose research is published today in the journal Microbiology, said, "We hope that such compounds can be used in the future as an early prophylactic treatment for young cystic fibrosis sufferers to prevent the formation of damaging biofilms in the lung, thus reducing the severity of infection.
Prophylactic treatment of the lymph nodes is not necessary because the incidence of metastasis is low.
Though it's possible that long-term, prophylactic treatment with vitamins C and [K.
Moreover, before undergoing any invasive procedure for which the American Heart Association recommends antibiotic prophylactic treatment to prevent bacterial endocarditis, an echocardiogram is recommended for any patient who has taken these drugs, regardless of signs or symptoms of heart or lung disease.
The effectiveness of this lithium prophylaxis or lithium prophylactic treatment has been demonstrated in more than two decades of careful research.
DATTA evaluations presently under way include reassessment of transrectal ultrasound in prostate cancer and prophylactic treatment for opportunistic infections in HIV-positive patients.
The label update includes the addition of pediatric data showing prophylactic treatment with Alprolix results in effective bleed protection with extended dosing intervals, further supporting the long-term efficacy and safety profile of Alprolix.