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A.M.
IN THE MORNING
P.M.
AFTERNOON
q
EVERY
t.i.d or TID
THREE TIMES DAILY
q.i.d or QID
FOUR TIMES DAILY
qd
EVERY DAY
b.i.d or BID
TWICE DAILY
q noc
EVERY NITE
qh
EVERY HOUR
q(2)h,q(3)h,q(4) etc
every two hour
every three hour
every four hour
etc
qod
every other day
h or hr
hour
noct., noc
NIGHT
hs
hour of sleep (bedtime)
min.
MINUTE
sec.
SECOND
ā
BEFORE
¯ above an c
WITH
¯ above an s
without
pt
patient
Rt
RIGHT
Lt
LEFT
VS, V/S
VITAL SIGNS
TPR
TEMPATURE, PULSE, RESPIRATION
L
LITER
R
RECTAL
BP, B/P
BLOOD PRESSURE
ASAP
AS SOON AS POSSIBLE
O2
OXYGEN
CO2
CARBON DIOXIDE
DOB
DATE OF BIRTH
DOA
DEAD ON ARRIVAL
H2O
WATER
H2O2
HYDROGEN PEROXIDE
CNA
CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT, CERTIFIED NURSES AID
RN
REGISTERED NURSE
LPN
LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE
DON
DIRECTOR OF NURSING
MD
MEDICAL DOCTOR
neg
negative
assist
assistance
STAT
IMMEDIATELY
FROM THE LATIN WORD STATIM MEANING IMMEDIATELY