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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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Of the total, 158 patients under palliative treatments, with high and low distress, according to the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (two cut-off points, >13 and >20), were compared.
Although studies with a control group are missing, the improvement in symptoms should push the use of cannabis in the practice of oncology palliative treatment," the report concluded.
The palliative treatment of metastatic vertebral body lesions with the STAR([TM]) Tumor Ablation System.
Keywords: Pancreatic cancer; Targeted therapies; Adjuvant treatment; Palliative treatment
for the palliative treatment of biliary strictures produced by malignant neoplasms.
Palliative treatment doctors and nurses will be available as part of efforts to ensure early detection of drug side effects and monitor cancerous complications.
These drugs are also used in women (for endometriosis-related pain, anemia associated with uterine fibroids before a hysterectomy, and palliative treatment for advanced breast cancer), but "there are no known studies that have evaluated the risk of diabetes and heart disease" in women taking these drugs, according to the FDA.
These drugs are also used in women (for endometriosis-related pain, anemia associated with uterine fibroids before a hysterectomy, and palliative treatment for advanced breast cancer, but no known studies "have evaluated the risk of diabetes and heart disease" in women taking these drugs, according to the FDA.
3) Dilatation of the oesophagus became a recognised form of palliative treatment as early as 1973, when Didcott reported on use of the Didcott dilator for slow dilatation of the oesophagus.
1) Continuous palliative sedation to unconsciousness, or PSU, is a special case, limited to terminally ill patients and even then reserved for cases in which severe symptoms persist despite intensive interdisciplinary efforts to find a tolerable palliative treatment that does not affect the patient's level of consciousness.
Dr Jetske Ruiterkamp said: "Because this is considered to be an incurable disease, the majority only receive palliative treatment.
Those in Group 3 are frail with dependence in one or more activities of daily living, three or more comorbid conditions, and one or more geriatric syndromes and thus would be candidates for palliative treatment only.