Treatment

Treatment may refer to:

  • Treatment, therapy used to remedy a health problem
  • Treatment, a process or intervention in the design of experiments
  • Treatment group, a collection of items or individuals given the same treatment in an experiment
  • Water treatment
  • Sewage treatment
  • Surface treatment or surface finishing, processes used to improve the surface of a manufactured item
  • National treatment, economic term for the principle that foreigners and domestic nationals are treated equally
  • Film treatment, prose telling of a story intended to be turned into a screenplay
  • In the card game bridge, a treatment is the meaning associated with a natural bid as distinct from a conventional bid

Other articles related to "treatment, treatments":

HIV/AIDS In The United States - Disparities in Treatment
... an individual greatly determine his or her access to HIV/AIDs treatment ... of infection, Caucasian patients were more likely than African Americans to receive treatment, while the middle to upper classes were more likely to receive treatment than the poor ... strong efforts to remove obstacles that prevented equal access to HIV/AIDs treatment ...
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome - Management
... Medical treatment of PCOS is tailored to the patient's goals ... considered under four categories Lowering of insulin levels Restoration of fertility Treatment of hirsutism or acne Restoration of regular menstruation, and ... for this is the lack of large scale clinical trials comparing different treatments ...
Cerebral Palsy - Treatment - Interpersonal Therapy - Occupational Therapy
... also an important aspect of occupational therapy treatment with regard to optimizing the parent's skills in caring for and playing with their child to support improvement of their child's abilities to do things ...
Sleep Disorder - General Principles of Treatment
... Treatments for sleep disorders generally can be grouped into four categories Behavioral and psychotherapeutic treatment Rehabilitation and management Medication Other ... Rather, the choice of a specific treatment depends on the patient's diagnosis, medical and psychiatric history, and preferences, as well as the expertise of ... Medications and somatic treatments may provide the most rapid symptomatic relief from some sleep disturbances ...
Examples - Transphobia in Healthcare
... died of ovarian cancer after being refused treatment by more than two dozen doctors ... showing that refusal of treatment due to transphobia is not uncommon ... they backed away and stopped administering treatment ...

Famous quotes containing the word treatment:

    The treatment of the incident of the assault upon the sailors of the Baltimore is so conciliatory and friendly that I am of the opinion that there is a good prospect that the differences growing out of that serious affair can now be adjusted upon terms satisfactory to this Government by the usual methods and without special powers from Congress.
    Benjamin Harrison (1833–1901)

    Any important disease whose causality is murky, and for which treatment is ineffectual, tends to be awash in significance.
    Susan Sontag (b. 1933)

    The motion picture made in Hollywood, if it is to create art at all, must do so within such strangling limitations of subject and treatment that it is a blind wonder it ever achieves any distinction beyond the purely mechanical slickness of a glass and chromium bathroom.
    Raymond Chandler (1888–1959)