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DOI
Date of injury
ERF
External rotation in flexion
DM
Diabetes mellitus; diastolic murmur
IHD
Ischemic heart disease
EMS
Electrical muscle stimulation
GSW
Gunshot wound
IPPO
Intermittent positive-pressure inflation with oxygen
DR
Diabetic retinopathy; diagnostic radiology; dorsal root; dressing
GR
Gastric resection; great, greater; gross, grossly; group
ERE
External rotation in extension
ES
Electrical stimulation
IPPB
Intermittent positive-pressure breathing
ITT
Internal tibial torsion
IPPA
Inspection, palpation, percussion, auscultation
IU
Immunizing unit; international unit; intrauterine
IUP
Intrauterine pregnancy
IUT
Intrauterine transfusion
IV
Intervertebral; intravascular; intravenous; in vitro; in vivo
IVD
Intervertebral disc
IVJC
Intervertebral joint complex
JAMA
Journal of the American Medical Association
JCT
Junction
JJ
Jaw jerk
JND
Just noticeable difference
JRA
Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
JT
Joint
DSD
Discharge summary dictated; dry sterile dressing
JUV
Juvenile
JV
Jugular vein
JVD
Jugular-venous distension
JVP
Jugular venous pulse
DSG
Dressing; dry sterile gauze
INR
Intermittent; interval
INS
Insulin; insurance
IO
Intestinal obstruction
IOFB
Intraocular foreign body
IOP
Intraocular pressure
DSP
Decreased sensory perception
IOU
Intensive therapy observation unit
IP
Interphalangeal; intra-peritoneal
GU
Gastric ulcer; genitourinary
IRF
Internal rotation in flexion
IS
In situ; intercostal space
IST
Insulin shock therapy
IDD
Insulin dependent diabetes
IDK
Internal derangement of the knee
IE
Inner ear
IH
Infectious hepatitis; interval history
IHR
Intrinsic heart rate
IMBC
Indirect maximum breathing capacity
IME
Independent medical examiner
IMP
Impression; improved
IND
Independent
INJ
Inject; injection; injury
I&E
Internal and external
I&O
Intake and output
IAC
Internal acoustic canal
ICC
Intensive coronary care
ICDA
International Classification of Diseases, Adapted
ETT
Exercise tolerance test
ICS
Intercostal space
ICT
Intermittent cervical traction
DT
Delerium tremens; date and time; date of treatment; due to
ICU
Intensive care unit
HNP
Herniated nucleus pulposus
DTP
Distal tingling on percussion (Tinel's sign)
HP
Hot pack
HPI
History of present illness
HR
Heart rate; hospital record
DTR
Deep tendon reflex
HSV
Herpes simplex virus
HW
Healing well
HWP
Hot wet pack
H&P
History and physical
HA
Headache; high anxiety; hospital admission
HBD
Has been drinking
HBP
High blood pressure
GYN
Gynecology
HCG
Human chorionic gonadotrophin
HCVD
Hypertensive cardiovascular disease
FF
Forward flexion
HD
Heart disease; hemodialysis; hospital day
HEENT
Head, ears, eyes, nose, throat
HF
Hay fever; heart failure
HLA
Heart, lungs, abdomen
HLK
Heart, liver, kidney
GFR
Glomerular filtration rate
GG
Gamma globulin
GI
Gastrointestinal
gm
Gram
GP
General practitioner
GXT
Graded exercise test
gr
Grain
GT
Gait training
GTT
Glucose tolerance test
gtt
Drops
GTTS
Drops
DNS
Did not show for appointment
DOB
Date of birth
FJRM
Full joint range of motion
HTN
Hypertension
INF
Infant; infarction; infected; inferior
ESRD
End stage renal disease
DOC
Died of other causes
DOA
Day of admission; dead on arrival
ESRF
End stage renal failure
DOD
Date of death
HT
Heart; hospital treatment; hypertension; hyperthyroidism
DOE
Date of examination
ETOH
Ethyl alcohol
EEG
Electroencephalogram
INC
Incomplete; inconclusive; increase
INK
Injury not known
FA
Failed appointment; forearm
DOS
Date of surgery
DX
Diagnosis; discharged; disease
GE
Gastroenteritis
HX
History
IRE
Internal rotation in extension
DOT
Date of transfer
EMG
Electromyogram
DP
Deep pulse; diastolic pressure
ECG
Electrocardiogram
EX
Exacerbate; examination; excision
EL
Elbow
IPPV
Intermittent positive pressure ventilation
DPD
Diffuse pulmonary disease
EXT
Extend; external; extremity
DEV
Deviation
DPT
Diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus immunization
EKG
Electrocardiogram (also ECG)
HS
Bedtime; heart sounds
EENT
Eyes, ears, nose, throat
DET
Determine
DISI
Dorsal intercalary segment instability
FABERE
Flexion, abduction, external rotation and extension
FACP
Fellow of the American College of Physicians
DF
Dorsiflexion
IT
Individual therapy; inhalation therapy; intensive therapy
FCD
Fracture, complete, deviated
DHF
Dorsi-hyperflexion
ED
Edema
FACOG
Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology
DI
Diabetes insipidus; date of injury
DIL
Dilated
IPPR
Intermittent positive pressure respiration
DIM
Diminished
ECHO
Echocardiogram
DIPJ
Distil interphalangeal joint
DIS
Disabled; disease
DKB
Deep knee bends
GM
Gross motor
DIST
Distal; distended
IL
Ilio-lumbar
DISL
Dislocate; dislocation
GMA
Gross motor activity
IID
Insulin dependent diabetes
DISP
Disposition
EJ
Elbow jerk
HLV
Herpes like virus
F/U
Follow up
FCCC
Fracture, complete, comminuted, compound
DKA
Did not keep appointment
IA
Incurred accidentally; intra-arterial
DJD
Degenerative joint disease
F/I
Fever due to infection
HPE
History and physical examination
EXP
Expand; explain
HV
Hepatic vein; herpes virus; home visit; hospital visit; hyperventilation
EXC
Excellent; except; exchange
IR
Internal rotation
DW
Distilled water; doing well
GOK
God only knows (diagnosis)
EUA
Examination under anesthetic
ICCU
Intensive coronary care unit
FL
Flank; flexion; fluid
HL
Hearing loss; heart and lungs
FRJM
Full range of joint movement
FSC
Fracture, simple comminuted
HNV
Has not voided
FROM
Full range of movement
FFROM
Full, free range of motion
FR BB
Fracture of both bones
HO
History of
FFD
Free from disability
FTKA
Failed to keep appointment
FR
Frequency of respiration; full range; fracture
FPM
Full passive movements
FMD
Family medical doctor
FER
Flexion, extension, rotation
FFT
Forward flexion: fingertips to toes
FEB
Fever
ICF
Intensive care facility
IM
Infectious mononucleosis; internal medicine; intramuscular
ICFX
Intracapsular fracture
FCC
Fracture, complete, comminuted; fracture, compound, comminuted
FCA
Fracture, complete, angulated
FADIR
Flexion, adduction and internal rotation
GH
General health
I&D
Incision and drainage
HEP
Home exercise program
FACS
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
HAA
Hepatitis associated antibodies
FUO
Fever of unknown origin
DXD
Discontinued
GBD
Gallbladder disease
DVT
Deep venous thrombosis
HBF
Hepatic blood flow
FX
Fracture
FWB
Full weight bearing
ICM
Intercostal margin
EBL
Estimated blood loss
HCTZ
Hydrochlorothiazide
ICN
Intensive care nursery
HDS
Herniated disc syndrome
ICP
Intracranial pressure
GA
Gastric analysis; general anesthesia; general appearance
DNR
Dorsal nerve root
IBW
Ideal body weight
HMP
Hot moist packs
HH
Hard of hearing; hiatus hernia
HGB
Hemoglobin
ISL
Interscapular line
IDA
Iron deficiency anemia
FB
Foreign body
HOB
Head of bed
IMI
Intramuscular injection
ENT
Ear, nose, throat
EP
Ectopic pregnancy
ID
Identification; ill defined; ineffective dose; infectious disease; during the day
EPI
Epinephrine
FX BB
Fracture of both bones
IMM
Immediate; immobilize; immunize
ER
Emergency room; external rotation
GB
Gallbladder
FTSG
Full thickness skin graft
DVA
Distance visual acuity
DND
Died a natural death
DNKA
Did not keep appointment
GC
General condition; gonococcal; gonococcus
FSCC
Fracture, simple, complete, comminuted
IFR
Inspiratory flow rate
FADIRE
Flexion, adduction, internal rotation and extension
FLEX
Flexion
HMO
Health maintenance organization
IC
Inspiratory capacity; intensive care; intracerebral; between meals
DU
Diagnosis undetermined; duodenal ulcer
FLX
Flexion
ECF
Extended care facility
HM
Heart murmur