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Chapter 6 & 8

Med Term - - Cardiovascular & Respiratory Abbreviations

AV Node atrioventricular node
BP blood pressure
CABG Coronary artery bypass graft
CAD coronary artery disease
CHF congestive heart failure
CPR Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
EKG; ECG electrocardiogram
DVT deep vein thrombosis
MI Myocardial Infarction
PAC Premature atrial contraction
PVC Premature ventricular contraction
SA Node sinoatrial Node
TEE transesophageal echocardiography
ARDS acute respiratory distress syndrome
CF cystic fibrosis
CO2 carbon dioxide
COPD chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
PFTs pulmonary function test
SARS severe acute respiratory distress syndrome
SOB short of breath
TB tuberculosis
URI upper respiratory (tract) infection
Created by: stainedglassmiss