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@
at
a (with line above)
without, lack of
abd
abdomen
ad lib
as desired
amt
amount
ax
axillary (underarm)
B&B
bowel and bladder
c (with a line above)
with
c/o
complains of
cardio
heart
cath.
catheter
CBR
complete bed rest
CCU
cardiac care unit
cerebro
brain
CVA
cerebrovascular accident (stroke)
f
fahrenheit
gal
gallon
gt
one drop
GTT
gluecose tolerance test
gtt
two drops
GU
genito-urinary
H2o
water
HBV
hepatitis B virus
hemi
half
hepat
liver
HOH
hard of hearing
HS
hour of sleep, bedtime
hyper
above
hypo
below
inc.
incontienent
L
liter
LE
lower extremity
LPN
Licensed practical nurse
NA
nursing assistant
NAC
nursing assistant certified
NAR
nursing assistant registard
naso
nose
NG
nasogastric
NKA
no known allergies
O2
oxygen
obra
omnibus budget reconciliation act
os
opening or mouth
OT
occupational therapy
P (with line above)
post, after
pc
after meals
po
per os, by mouth
pt lower case
patient
Q2h
every two hours
R
rectal
RN
registered nurse
SBA
stand by assistance
STD
sexually transmited disease
T
temperature
URI
upper respiratory infection
RUE
Right/upper/extremity
LUE
Left/upper/extremity
AROM
active range of motion
PROM
passive range of motion
per
by,through
RLE
right lower extremity
LLE
left lower extremity
OS
opening or mouth