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abd?
abdomen
ADL
activities of daily living
AM
morning
amb
ambulatory
amt
amount
ap
apical
bid
twice a day
bm
bowel movement
BP
blood pressure
BRP
bathroom privileges
c
with
cath
catheter
CBC
complete blood count
CBR
complete bed rest
cc
cubic centimeter
c/o
complains of
CPR
cardiopulmonary resuscitation
ECG
Electrocardiogram
d/c
discontinue
FBS
fasting blood sugar
fl
fluid
GI
gastrointestinal
h
hour
H20
water
HS
hour of sleep
ht
height
I&O
intake and output
IV
intravenous
liq
liquid
meds
medications
ml
milliliter
neg
negative
NPO
nothing by mouth
O2
oxygen
OOB
out of bed
PM
afternoon
po
by mouth
post op
post operative
pre op
pre operative
prep
preparation
prn
when necessary
pt
patient
PT
physical therapy
q
every
qd
every day
qh
every hour
q2h
every 2 hours
qhs
every night at bedtime
qod
every other day
ROM
range of motion
SOB
shortness of breath
spec
specimen
stat
immediately
TPR
temperature, pulse and respirations
u/a
urinalysis
vs
vital signs
w/c
wheelchair