Standard of care

Treatment usually given to patients for an illness.

How to say: Standard of care

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standard of care

USE IN A SENTENCE

Some research studies compare the study treatment to the standard of care for a given condition.

MORE INFO

The standard of care is an accepted or approved treatment for a health problem.

Some health problems have many different treatments that are used as the standard of care. For example, there are many different medications used to treat high blood pressure.

WORDS RELATED TO STANDARD OF CARE

standard therapy

standard treatment

usual care

WORDS OPPOSITE TO STANDARD OF CARE

investigational product

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