Diagnosis and Treatment

Information for Patients and Consumers about getting diagnosed, having surgery, taking medications and having treatments, and using hospitals and clinics


Information about getting diagnosed and what to do next.


Understand what you need to know about surgery

Treatments & Medications

Understand different treatment options available and learn about taking medicine

Using Hospitals & Clinics

Learn how to make the most out of using hospitals and Clinics

Internet Citation: Diagnosis and Treatment. Content last reviewed March 2016. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/patients-consumers/diagnosis-treatment/index.html