curative treatment

curative treatment

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Iomab-B is intended to provide safer myeloablation of the bone marrow prior to a bone marrow transplant, thus providing a potentially curative treatment option for this patient population and for patients with other leukemias, lymphomas, myelomas and other blood disorders.
She declared that alongside potentially curative treatment, palliative care needs to be provided and adapted to the increased physical, psychosocial and spiritual needs of patients, their families and caregivers as the disease progresses into the terminal phase.
If breast cancer is detected late, curative treatment is often no longer an option.
Contract award notice: Curative treatment of rodents and pests in communal buildings and public spaces of the city of vnissieux
Majid Sheerzi that main objectives of these particular camps, and indeed of all the medical camps organized by MATRC, was to bring free healthcare and health information to the community, identify the prevalence of drug abuse in order to devise ways of addressing them by providing both preventive and curative treatment, refer those who require specialized treatment to the MATRC, either at Karachi or Sukkur and to create awareness and provide counselling on harms and damages of drug abuse, especially HIV / AIDS, cancer and other ailments, he added Col.
Drugmakers argue that the prices ought to reflect the value of a curative treatment to the patient.
Brachytherapy, or radioactive seed implantation is a cost-effective option for the curative treatment of prostate cancer.
A new and important study points to the benefits of this observation strategy: Researchers found that death rates from prostate cancer over a 10-year period were low and were similar whether men underwent curative treatment or active surveillance.
Antihistamines alone may be used to alleviate the accompanying pruritus, but curative treatment is often used.
However, we still see a small number of patients who cannot be cured with current therapy, and of those who are cured, many will have serious long-term side effects as a result of their curative treatment.
Palliative medicine is not curative treatment as it does not focus on prolonging life.
Pancreatic cancer is often diagnosed late when it is too advanced for surgery, the only potential curative treatment.