limited treatment

lim·i·ted treat·ment

(limi-tĕd trētmĕnt)
Therapy that focuses on diagnosing and treating only the immediate concerns (i.e., complaints) or needs of the presenting patient.
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Onconova chief executive officer, Ramesh Kumar, stated that presently, very limited treatment options are available for high-risk myelodysplastic syndrome patients who fail hypomethylating agents.
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completed the acquisition of Medivation, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of medically innovative therapies to treat serious diseases that have limited treatment options.
The water system benefits from an ample, secure supply of water that requires limited treatment and allows the system to offer affordable rates and to sell surplus water to a neighboring town.
The biopharmaceutical company is focused on the development of therapies to treat prevalent inflammatory conditions for which there are limited treatment options.
"In patients with MDR HIV-1 infection who had advanced disease and limited treatment options, ibalizumab had significant antiviral activity during a 25-week study," the authors write.
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"Limited treatment options exist today, and I believe we can be most effective in serving this population by working in collaboration with partners whose unique skill sets allow us to more efficiently explore innovative approaches, including stem cell therapies."
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