primary treatment

primary treatment

[′prī‚mer·ē ′trēt·mənt]
(civil engineering)
Removal of floating solids and suspended solids, both fine and coarse, from raw sewage.
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Contract notice: provision of home supply services for drinking water, sewerage and primary treatment
171 patients received primary treatment within 6 hours and 31 after 6 hours.
After adjustment for age, baseline smoking status, and stratification variables, including sex, cancer site, cancer stage, and primary treatment modality, those receiving active treatment remained significantly less likely to develop depression (hazard ratio, 0.
Primary treatment is surgical excision, and the recurrence rate after treatment is 10 to 30%.
Researchers suggested people should consider rehabilitation as the primary treatment option after an ACL tear rather than surgery.
Objective: To evaluate the outcome of nasolacrimal intubation as a primary treatment of congenital nasolacrimal duct obstruction (NLDO) in children upto 4 years of age.
Primary treatment offerings for prostate cancer vary from active surveillance, radical prostatectomy (RP), external-beam radiation therapy (EBRT), brachytherapy or androgen-deprivation therapy (ADT) and diverse guidelines draw no conclusion regarding the relative efficacy of these alternatives.
The authors of this recent paper compared the safety and efficacy of antibiotic treatment versus appendicectomy for the primary treatment of uncomplicated acute appendicitis using a meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials.
Under this new contract RaySearch will deliver its treatment planning system RayStation to PMH where it is expected to be used as the primary treatment planning tool for adaptive radiation therapy.
Surgical removal of the gallbladder, called a cholecystectomy, is the primary treatment for gallstones.
Among nearly 500 respondents who had completed primary treatment, one in four didn't know their cancer's estrogen receptor (ER) status, and one in six didn't know whether they had had any lymph nodes removed.
He has been taken to the Baglung district headquarters after primary treatment at a local health post.