Directly Observed Therapy
"Directly Observed Therapy" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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A treatment method in which patients are under direct observation when they take their medication or receive their treatment. This method is designed to reduce the risk of treatment interruption and to ensure patient compliance.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Directly Observed Therapy".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Directly Observed Therapy".
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