Category:Medical treatment


A 1918 photo of physicians treating a patient with influenza- Image by U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command

Treatments encountered in a medical setting such as cardiology, surgery, and noninvasive treatment


  • Cardiology - the medical specialty dealing with disorders of the heart
  • Defibrillation - the delivery of a therapeutic dose of electrical energy to a heart with cardiac arrhythmia or other ailments
  • Dentistry - the branch of medicine concerned with treatment and protection of the mouth
  • Fibrillation - the rapid, irregular and unsynchronized contraction of muscle fibers
  • Gynaecology or gynecology, the medical specialty dealing with the health of the female reproductive organs
  • Oncology - the medical specialty dealing with the treatment of cancers and tumors
  • Pathology - the study and diagnosis of disease
  • Surgery - the medical specialty that uses mechancial or instrumental techniques to diagnosis and treat diseases