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ā
before
abd
abdomen
ALC
altered level of consciousness
a/ox3
alert and oriented times three
ASA
asprin
ċ
with
c/c
chief complaint
C/O
Complains of
ET
endotracheal
f/u
follow up
Fx
fracture
Hx
history
® / (L)
right / left
NAD
No apparent distress
NTG
nitroglycerin
p
after
PERL
pupils equal and reactive to light
PMH
past medical history
po
by mouth
Pt
patient
PTA
prior to arrival
q
every
s
without
SOB
shortness of breath
TIA
transient ischemic attack (temporary stroke)
VS
vital signs
wk
weak
WNL
within normal limits
① - ⑩
pain scale
Δ
change


increase

decrease
d/c
discontinue
LAC
laceration
NRB

NC
Nonrebreather

nasal cannula
NS
normal saline
N/V
nausea / vomiting
HTN
hypertension
DM
diabetes mellitus
PCN
penicillin