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Medical Terminology

Chapter 1 -Abbreviations

CC chief complaint; cubic centimeter
CPR computerized patient record; cardiopulmonary resuscitation
D/C discharge; discontinue
DS discharge summary
Dx diagnosis
EHR electronic health record
EPR electronic patient record
FH family history
H&P history and physical (examination)
HNP herniated nucleus pulposus
HIPAA Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (Pronounced "Hip-ah"
HPI history of present illness
ISMP Institute for Safe Medication Practices
PE physical examination
PMH past medical history
SH social history
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