stabilizing treatment

stabilizing treatment

[′stā·bə‚līz·iŋ ‚trēt·mənt]
(metallurgy)
Any of various treatments intended to promote dimensional stability of a metal part or stabilize the structure of an alloy.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Hospitals--unlike concierge, single-specialty, and niche providers--provide stabilizing treatment to anyone who comes to the door and maintain critical emergency preparedness infrastructure, she explains.
A chief medical officer can assist in reminding the active medical staff that EMTALA places an unfunded mandate on designated EDs as well as on-call specialists (as deemed necessary by the ED physician) to provide a medical screening examination and stabilizing treatment for all patients.
Hopkins said part of the stabilizing treatment for patients who come in with ambiguous conditions is to provide pain medication.
Vitamin D administration could be a multitarget stabilizing treatment for AD since vitamin D simultaneously targets several factors leading to neurodegeneration through immunoregulatory, antioxidant and anti-ischemic actions, as well as the regulation of neurotrophic factors, acetylcholine neurotransmitter and clearance of amyloid beta peptide, and the avoidance of hyperparathyroidism.
Under EMTALA, a hospital cannot delay a medical screening examination or stabilizing treatment to inquire about insurance or payment, "but it can follow reasonable registration processes as long as the medical screening exam is not delayed by the process.
She noted that under EMTALA, a hospital cannot delay performing the medical screening examination or stabilizing treatment to inquire about insurance or payment, "but it can follow reasonable registration processes as long as the medical screening exam is not delayed by the process.
She noted that under EMTALA, a hospital cannot delay performing the medical screening examination or stabilizing treatment, to inquire about insurance or payment, "but it can follow reasonable registration processes as long as the medical screening exam is not delayed by the process.
He steps through the provisions of EMTALA as it now stands, including the requirements for medical screening examinations, stabilizing treatment, and hospital transfer.
On the contrary, it is a violation of the Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act to withhold medical examination and stabilizing treatment from any person who presents at any hospital that offers emergency medical services.
The effort is to stabilize the patient and determine whether to direct the patient to a center where there is a hyperbaric chamber or transport the patient to a nearby hospital for further stabilizing treatment.
After contact is made, the treating physician or qualified medical personnel would proceed with the patient's medical screening and stabilizing treatment as indicated, the recommendation says.
When initial mood stabilizing treatment is insufficient, adjunctive use of atypical antipsychotic medications has "been widely used for treatment of mania and, more recently, shown to improve symptoms of depression," said Dr.