Treatment may refer to:

  • Treatment, therapy used to remedy a health problem
  • Treatment, a process or intervention in the design of experiments
  • Treatment group, a collection of items or individuals given the same treatment in an experiment
  • Water treatment
  • Sewage treatment
  • Surface treatment or surface finishing, processes used to improve the surface of a manufactured item
  • National treatment, economic term for the principle that foreigners and domestic nationals are treated equally
  • Film treatment, prose telling of a story intended to be turned into a screenplay
  • In the card game bridge, a treatment is the meaning associated with a natural bid as distinct from a conventional bid

Other articles related to "treatment, treatments":

Examples - Transphobia in Healthcare
... case, Robert Eads died of ovarian cancer after being refused treatment by more than two dozen doctors ... showing that refusal of treatment due to transphobia is not uncommon ... they backed away and stopped administering treatment ...
HIV/AIDS In The United States - Disparities in Treatment
... greatly determine his or her access to HIV/AIDs treatment ... patients were more likely than African Americans to receive treatment, while the middle to upper classes were more likely to receive treatment than the poor ... made strong efforts to remove obstacles that prevented equal access to HIV/AIDs treatment ...
Cerebral Palsy - Treatment - Interpersonal Therapy - Occupational Therapy
... counselling is also an important aspect of occupational therapy treatment with regard to optimizing the parent's skills in caring for and playing with their child to ...
Sleep Disorder - General Principles of Treatment
... Treatments for sleep disorders generally can be grouped into four categories Behavioral and psychotherapeutic treatment Rehabilitation and management Medication ... Rather, the choice of a specific treatment depends on the patient's diagnosis, medical and psychiatric history, and preferences, as well as the expertise of the treating clinician ... Medications and somatic treatments may provide the most rapid symptomatic relief from some sleep disturbances ...
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome - Management
... Medical treatment of PCOS is tailored to the patient's goals ... Lowering of insulin levels Restoration of fertility Treatment of hirsutism or acne Restoration of regular menstruation, and prevention of endometrial hyperplasia and ... reasons for this is the lack of large scale clinical trials comparing different treatments ...

Famous quotes containing the word treatment:

    I am glad you agree with me as to the treatment of the mining riots. We shall crush out the lawbreakers if the courts and juries do not fail.
    Rutherford Birchard Hayes (1822–1893)

    Narcissist: psychoanalytic term for the person who loves himself more than his analyst; considered to be the manifestation of a dire mental disease whose successful treatment depends on the patient learning to love the analyst more and himself less.
    Thomas Szasz (b. 1920)

    Ambivalence reaches the level of schizophrenia in our treatment of violence among the young. Parents do not encourage violence, but neither do they take up arms against the industries which encourage it. Parents hide their eyes from the books and comics, slasher films, videos and lyrics which form the texture of an adolescent culture. While all successful societies have inhibited instinct, ours encourages it. Or at least we profess ourselves powerless to interfere with it.
    C. John Sommerville (20th century)