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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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PARP-1 inhibition, hypothermia treatment, or a combined therapy provided no significant protection of the developing brain (Figure 2).
(3,4) Compared with usual care, the therapy increased the average survival rate with a normal neurologic outcome at 18 months from 23% to 40%.3 It should be noted that even with therapeutic hypothermia treatment, many newborns with moderate to severe encephalopathy have long-term neurologic disabilities.
The patient discussed in this case was put on hypothermia treatment to minimize brain injury.