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H & H
hemoglobin & hematocrit
HOB
head of bed
HS
hour of sleep
HTN
hypertension
HWB
hot water bottle
IM
intramuscular
IV
intravenous
I&O
intake & output
ICU
intensive care unit
invol
involuntary
I&D
incision & drainage
Kg
kilogram
lab
laboratory
lb
pound
liq
liquid
LLQ
left lower quadrant
LUQ
left upper quadrant
mcg
micrograms
mg
milligram
ml
milliliter
N & V
nausea and vomiting
NPO
nothing by mouth
NS/nacl
normal saline
noc
night
NKA
no known allergies
OB
obstetrics
OR
operating room
O2
oxygen
OOB
out of bed
os
mouth
oz
ounce
PT
physical therapy
prothrombin time
pc
after meals
pt
patient
PVD
peripheral vascular disease
prn
whenever necessary
POMR
problem oriented medical records
pre-op
before surgery
post-op
after surgery
PAR
post anesthesia recovery
peds
pediatrics