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AAA

abdominal aortic aneurysm

ACE

angiotensin-converting enzyme (inhibitor)


AFib

atrial fibrillation

AICD

automatic implantable cardioverter-defibrillator

AS

aortic stenosis

ASHD

arteriosclerosis heart disease

AV

atrioventricular; arteriovenous

BP, B/P

blood pressure

CA

cancer, cardiac arrest, chronological age

CABG

coronary artery disease

CC

cardiac catheterization

CHD

coronary heart disease

Chol

cholesterol

CK

creatine kinase (cardiac enzyme); conductive keratoplasty

CO2

carbon dioxide

CPR

cardiopulmonary resuscitation

DVT

deep vein thrombosis, deep venous thrombosis

ECG, EKG

electrocardiogram, electrocardiography

ECHO

echocardiogram, echocardiography; echoencephalogram, echoencephalography

EPS

electrophysiology studies

HDL

high-density lipoprotein

HF

heart failure

HTN

hypertension

ICD

implantable cardioverter-defibrillator

LA

left atrium

LDL

low-density lipoprotein

LV

left ventricle

MI

myocardial infarction

MRA

magnetic resonance angiogram, magnetic resonance angiography

MRI

magnetic resonance imaging

MUGA scan

multiple-gated acquisition scan

MVP

mitral valve prolapse

O2

oxygen

NSR

normal sinus rhythm

PTCA

percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty

RA

right atrium

RV

residual volume; right ventricle

SA, S-A

sinoatrial

US

ultrasound