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treatment

1. the application of medicines, surgery, psychotherapy, etc., to a patient or to a disease or symptom
2. Films an expansion of a script into sequence form, indicating camera angles, dialogue, etc.
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Conservative treatment consisting of prolonged bed rest or skeletal traction in an attempt to achieve a concentric reduction cannot be considered a good treatment option for these fractures due to the morbidity of prolonged recumbency and the inadequate reductions achieved with traction.
Of the 14 mastoidectomies that had been performed because conservative treatment had failed, 4 were performed between 24 and 48 hours after admission; a subperiosteal abscess was found in 3 of these cases, one of which had been underdiagnosed on computed tomography (CT).
According to the authors, "Decrease in VAS score after vertebroplasty was significantly higher than with conservative treatment at all timepoints.
Conservative treatment consists of advice and/or physical therapy, including steps to keep the baby from lying in the same position all the time and to encourage daily "tummy time" when the baby is awake.
Pessaries are enjoying a resurgence in popularity due to increasing interest in conservative treatments.
When conservative treatment options fail, cortisone injections under radiological guidance have shown to be helpful," Kang said.
Conservative Treatment in Osteoporotic Vertebral Compression Fractures" (VERTOS II), provides Level 1 evidence that vertebroplasty helps relieve the pain caused by vertebral compression fractures at an acceptable cost.
The authors concluded that conservative treatment for otologic LCH is superior to surgery.
The Activ-L Artificial Disc is being investigated for the treatment of single-level degenerative disc disease of the lumbar spine that has been unresponsive to prior conservative treatment of at least six months duration.
and a spokesperson for the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, conservative treatment works for a large percentage of those with flatfeet.
But despite conservative treatment, his symptoms progressed and began to interfere with his feeding.
If conservative treatment or Biofeedback don't work the healthcare system has not much to offer than quite invasive surgery.

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