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at
@
hour
hr
hour of sleep (bedtime)
hs
every hour
qh
every 2 hours
q2h
before meals
a.c.
after meals
p.c.
or
pc
before

a
after

p
as needed (whenever necessary)
p.r.n.
as desired
ad lib
morning
AM
afternoon or evening
PM
by mouth
p.o.
nothing by mouth
NPO
force fluids
FF
with

c
without

s
discontinue
d/c
ambulatory
amb
stand by assist
SBA
contact guard assist
CGA
non-weight bearing
NWB
weight bearing as tolerated
WBAT
activities of daily living
ADL
bowel movement (feces,stool)
BM
blood pressure
BP
temperature
T
pulse
P
respirations
R
temperature/pulse/respirations
TPR
head of bed (will often include a degree of incline)
HOB
hard of hearing
HOH
water
H2O
oxygen
O2
intake and output
I&O
milliliters
mL
patient
pt
within normal limits
WNL
within defined/desired limits
WDL
occupational therapy
OT
physical therapy
PT
speech therapy
ST
range of motion
ROM
short of breath
SOB
do not resuscitate
DNR
vital signs
VS
complains of
c/o