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c
with
s
without
p
after
x
except
a
before
ad lib
as desired
prn
as needed
ADL
activities of daily living
DME
durable medical equipment
ROM
range of motion
c/o
complaint of
AEB
as exhibited by
ASA
aspirin
BIBA
brought in by ambulance
CVA
cerebrovascular accident
D/C
discharge
ED
emergency department
EOB
edge of bed
fx
fracture
HA
headache
hx
history
LOC
loss of consciousness
MI
myocardial infarction
MCA
motorcycle accident
MVA
motor vehicle accident
NKDA
no known drug allergies
OOB
out of bed
PLOF
prior level of function
prn
as needed
PTA
prior to accident
s/p
status post
sx
symptoms
qd
one time a day
R/O
rule out
tx
treatment
w/c
wheelchair
AKA
above knee amputation
B
bilateral
bid
twice a day
BKA
below knee amputation
D/C DC
discontinue or discharge
DNR
do not resuscitate
DOI
date of injury
dx, Dx
diagnosis
GSW
gunshot wound
HOB
head of bed
H & P
history and physical
I & O
intake and output
LOS
length of stay
NAD
no acute disease, no apparent distress
OOB
out of bed
PMH
past medical history
PO
by mouth
qid
four times a day
R/O
rule out
ROS
review of systems
TO
telephone order
VO
verbal order
VS
vital signs
WNL
within normal limits
tid
3 times a day
C & S
culture and sensitivity
D5W
dextrol with 5% water
NS
normal saline
Bx
biopsy