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CNA 2016 abbrev*

medical term

abd abdomen
a.c. before meals
ADL activities of daily living
ad lib as desired
AM morning
bid twice a day
BRP bathroom privileges
_ c with
CA cancer
cc cubic centemeter
c/o complaints of
h or hr hour
hs hour of sleep (bedtime)
H2O water
IV intravenous
meds medication
ml milliliter
N/A not applicable
NPO nothing by mouth
O2 oxygen
OOB out of bed
OT occupational therapy
pc after meals
po by mouth
PM evening
prn as required
PROM passive range of motion
PT physical therapy
qid four times a day
qs sufficient quantity, as much as necessary
ROM range of motion
_ s without
SOB shortness of breath
tbsp tablespoon
TPR temperature, pulse, respriation
tsp teaspoon
w/c wheelchair
wt weight
BP blood pressure
tid three times a day
I Intake and output
Created by: heatherhibbs