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proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation
PNF
posteroperative
PO
positive
pos.
possible
poss.
after surgery
post-op
preferred provider organization
PPO
progressive resistive exercise
PRE
before surgery
pre-op
whenever necessary
prn
prognosis
prog
passive range of motion
PROM
proximal
prox
posterior superior iliac spine
PSIS
patient
pt
partial weight bearing
PWB
every
q
every day
qd
four times a day
4xd
every night
qn
every other day
qod
quadriceps
quads
right
rt
radial collateral ligament
RCL
rehabilitation
rehab
rapid eye movement
REM
repetitions
reps
right lower extremity
RLE
right lower quadrant
RLQ
repetition maximum
RM
rule out
R.O
review of systems
ROS
rotation
rot. x
rate of perceived exertion
RPE
resistive range of motion
RROM
right upper extremity
RUE
right upper quadrant
RUQ
prescription
rx
therapy
rx
without
w/o
short arc quad
SAQ
sternoclavicular
-
SC
sternoclavicular joint
SC joint
seconds
sec.
shoulder
sh
sacroiliac
SI
straight leg raise
SLR
shortness of breath
SOB
immediately
stat
short-term goal
STG
surgery
surg
signs
Sx
first thoracic vertebra
T1
tablet
TAB
transcutaneous electrical
nerve stimulator
TENS
therapeutic exercise
ther. ex.
total hip replacement
THR
temporomandibular joint
TJM
terminal knee extension
TKE
total knee replacement
TKR
telephone order
t.o.
treatment
Tx
ulnar collateral ligament
UCL
upper extremity
UE
upper left quadrant
ULQ
upper respiratory infection
URI
upper right quadrant
URQ
ultrasound
US
vertical
vert
verbal orders
VO
vital signs
vs
wheelchair
WC
watts per square centimeter
W/cm2
within functional limits
WFL
within normal limits
WNL
whirlpool
WP
times
x
years old
YO
year
yr.