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":

Sleep Disorder - General Principles of Treatment
... Treatments for sleep disorders generally can be grouped into four categories Behavioral and psychotherapeutic treatment Rehabilitation and management ... 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 the treating ... Medications and somatic treatments may provide the most rapid symptomatic relief from some sleep disturbances ...
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome - Management
... Medical treatment of PCOS is tailored to the patient's goals ... of insulin levels Restoration of fertility Treatment of hirsutism or acne Restoration of regular menstruation, and prevention of endometrial hyperplasia and endometrial cancer In each of these areas, there is ... for this is the lack of large scale clinical trials comparing different treatments ...
HIV/AIDS In The United States - Disparities in Treatment
... the ethnicity and social class of an individual greatly determine his or her access to HIV/AIDs treatment ... were more likely than African Americans to receive treatment, while the middle to upper classes were more likely to receive treatment than the poor ... efforts to remove obstacles that prevented equal access to HIV/AIDs treatment ...
Cerebral Palsy - Treatment - Interpersonal Therapy - Occupational Therapy
... 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 ...
Examples - Transphobia in Healthcare
... In one case, Robert Eads 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 ... and when rescue workers discovered she was transgender, they backed away and stopped administering treatment ...

Famous quotes containing the word treatment:

    Our treatment of both older people and children reflects the value we place on independence and autonomy. We do our best to make our children independent from birth. We leave them all alone in rooms with the lights out and tell them, “Go to sleep by yourselves.” And the old people we respect most are the ones who will fight for their independence, who would sooner starve to death than ask for help.
    Margaret Mead (1901–1978)

    Judge Ginsburg’s selection should be a model—chosen on merit and not ideology, despite some naysaying, with little advance publicity. Her treatment could begin to overturn a terrible precedent: that is, that the most terrifying sentence among the accomplished in America has become, “Honey—the White House is on the phone.”
    Anna Quindlen (b. 1952)

    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)