symptom control

symptom control

a nursing outcome from the Nursing Outcomes Classification (NOC) defined as personal actions to minimize perceived adverse changes in physical and emotional functioning. See also Nursing Outcomes Classification.
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The results showed that a combination of diet and exercise improved both symptom control and patients' quality of life, as well as improved their level of fitness.
Based on the promising results we have seen with vilaprisan in the Phase II clinical study program, we are very excited about the start of the Phase III trials that aims for a new symptom control for symptomatic uterine fibroids in a long-term treatment option.
The company said the approval came after a phase III trial showed that treatment in a laboratory classroom with the drug, called Cotempla XR-ODT, showed a significant improvement in ADHD symptom control when compared with a placebo across the classroom day (placebo-subtracted difference of -11).
The company said the approval came after a phase III trial showed that treatment in a laboratory classroom with the drug, called Cotempla XR-ODT, showed a significant improvement in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptom control when compared with a placebo across the classroom day (placebo-subtracted difference of -11).
Results: Treatment including petroleum jelly plus standard treatment caused a significantly better total symptom control than the standard treatment (oral antihistamine and nasal corticosteroids), 5.
The choice of whether and which of these drugs to use will depend on CVD and bleeding risks balanced against benefits in terms of symptom control.
When the factors are less favorable (eg, older patient, poorly controlled mental illness, abusing substances, cognitive impairment), the target should be set higher and incrementally reduced as care engagement, circumstances, and symptom control improve.
Future studies should explore whether better symptom control can help improve sedentary behaviors, he added.
Maintenance phase: Diet is restricted only as necessary for symptom control
After a negative upper endoscopy and Helicobacter pylori stool antigen test, the task turns to symptom control.
The health specialists want to work with long-term goals of asthma management to achieve good symptom control, minimise future risk of exacerbations and side effects of treatments, he pointed out.