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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"Despite the availability of multiple treatment options with varying mechanisms of action, many patients still do not achieve clinical remission or low disease activity-the primary treatment goals for rheumatoid arthritis," said Roy M.
According to DSCC sources, a total of 68 mobile medical teams are working to identify dengue-infected patients and refer them to 476 health centres where primary treatment will be available.
The take-home message: CPAP, the primary treatment for OSA, may reduce the risk of death.
However, they are now more focused on HIV treatment 'because of the awareness, promotion of testing and people's knowledge that there is a service, people are now accessing more to our primary treatment hub'.
Otolaryngology, head and neck surgery, and other specialists from Europe, Asia, South Africa, and Brazil address the epidemiology of hypopharyngeal cancer; signs and symptoms, staging, and co-morbidity; natural history; clinical and radiological evaluation; treatment options, including surgical treatment; indications for non-surgical treatment; outcomes of tumor control for primary treatment; sequelae and complications of treatment; swallowing and voice outcomes following treatment; quality of life outcomes; salvage treatment options after failed primary treatment; systemic therapy, palliation, and supportive care of patients; and treatment options for patients in developing countries in Africa, South America, and Asia.
"We have increased the number of fever clinics and screening centres, patients are being given primary treatment there," Jadiya added.
- US-based Aura Biosciences, a specialist in the development of novel targeted therapies in ocular oncology, will present interim clinical data from its Phase 1b/2 clinical trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of light-activated AU-011, the company's lead product candidate for the primary treatment of primary choroidal melanoma, in an oral presentation at the International Society of Ocular Oncology 2019 annual meeting being held next week, the company said.
About 200-250 patients come to children's oncology in Dushanbe annually, this is the primary treatment. "Unfortunately, the number of children with cancer tends to increase not only in Tajikistan, but throughout the world," said Umarova.
The agency has approved the first generic version of Sabril (vigabatrin) in 500mg tablets for treating complex partial seizures, also called focal seizures, as an adjunctive therapy (given with another primary treatment) in patients ten years and older who have responded inadequately to several alternative (refractory) treatments.
Primary treatment for sinusitis is antibiotics and at severe stage by decongestants.
The proposed CETP plant is the first plant in Pakistan for leather sector heaving separate Sulphide Oxidation as Primary treatment and utilization of heavy metal for Sludge for Agriculture, which would help the tanners in Leather Working Group (LWG) compliance and boost leather export for Pakistan.