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drop(s)
ID
Intradermal
IM
Intramuscular
IV
Intravenous
NS
Normal saline
po
Oral
Rx
Treatment
SC or SQ
Subcutaneous
Ad lib.
Freely, as desired
AMA
Against medical orders
CPR
cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Dx
diagnosis
DNR
do not resuscitate
NPO
nothing by mouth
r/t or rt
related to
Tx
treatment
Secondary to
-
a
Before
ac
before meals
ad lib
as desired
b.i.d
twice a day
-
C
with
DC, D/C
discontinue
HS
hours of sleep
noc
night
od
Daily
p
after
pc
after meals
PRN
as needed
q
every
q.d.
every day
q.h.
every hour
q.i.d.
four times daily
q.o.d.
every other day
q2h
every 2 hours
-
s
without
t.i.d.
three times a day
H2O2
Hydrogen peroxide
NC
Nasal Cannula
OT
occupational therapy
PT
physical therapy
RT
respiratory therapy
Amb
Ambulatory
BRP
Bathroom privileges
CBR
complete bed rest
OOB
out of bed
up ad lib
up as desired
abd
abdomen
bx
biopsy
C
celsius (centigrade)
cc
cheif complaint
c/o
complains of
CN
cranial nerves
dx
diagnosis
F
Farenheit
GU
Genitourinary
HEENT
head, eyes, ears, nose, throat
Imp
impressions
lt
left
O.D.
Right eye
O.S.
Left eye
O.U.
both eyes
P
pulse
PE
physical examination
PMH
past medical history
qs
quantity sufficient
R
Respirations
R/O
Rule out
ROS
Review of Systems
rt
right
Rx
prescription
Sx
symptoms
T
temperature
TPR
temperature, pulse, respirations
VS
vital signs
WNL
within normal limits
amt
amount
I & O
intake and output
vd
void
BE
Barium enema
CBC
complete blood count
C&S
culture and sensitivity
CXR
chest x-ray
UA
urinalysis
Lytes
Electrolytes
UGI
upper GI
WBC
white blood cells
ASHD
Anteriosclerotic heart disease
BPH
Benign prostatic hypertrophy
CA
cancer
CAD
coronary artery disease
COPD
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
CVA
Cerebrovascular accident (stroke)