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PPE

Personal protective equipment

PRN

As necessary

pt

Patient

PT

Physical therapy

QID

4 times a day

Q2h

Every 2 hours

QH

Every hour

Q

Every

R/O

Rule out

ROM

Range of motion

PROM

Passive range of motion ( lifting )

AROM

Active range of motion ( stand there & tell them what to do )

-s

Without

SOB

Short of breath

stat

Immediately

T

Temperature

TB

Tuberculosis

Tbsp

Tablespoon

TID

Three times a day

TPR

Temperatures, pulse , respiration

tx

Treatment

UA

Urinalysis

UE

Upper extremity

RUE

Right upper extremity

LUE

Left upper extremity

URI

Upper respiratory infection

UTI

Urinary tract infection

VRE

Vancomycin resistant enterococcus

VS

Vital signs (temp , pulse , respiration & blood pressure )

w/c

Wheelchair

WT

Weight