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P1 PHAR 7122

Pharmacy Practice I - Abbreviations Part 05 (171-220)

CT Computed Tomography (Scan)
CXR Chest X-Ray
ECG, EKG Electrocardiogram
EGD Esophagogastroduodenoscopy
IPPB Intermittent Positive-Pressure Breathing
IVP Intravenous Pyelogram
KUB Kidneys, Ureters, and Bladder
MRI Magnetic Resonance Imaging
NG Tube Nasograstric Tube
PTCA Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty
PPD Purified Protein Derivative (Tuberculin), Packs Per Day (Cigarettes)
PT Physical Therapy
I.M., IM Intramuscular
I.V., IV Intravenous
ID Intradermal
KVO Keep Vein Open (Hourly Rate of IV Fluid Administration)
P.O., PO By Mouth
S.C., SQ, subq Subcutaneous
SL Sublingual
TKO To Keep Open (Hourly Rate of IV Fluids to Keep Vein Open)
a.c. Before Meals
a.d. Right Ear
a.s. Left Ear
a.u. Each Ear
ad lib As Tolerated
b.i.d. Twice a Day
FUP Follow Up
GTT Drops
HS, h.s. Bedtime
M.R. May Repeat
N.R. Do Not Repeat, No Repeats
NMT Not More Than
NPO Nothing By Mouth
o.d. Right Eye
o.l., o.s. Left Eye
o.u. Both Eyes
p.c. After Meals
p.r.n. As Needed, When Necessary
Q, q. Every
q.d. Every Day
q.i.d. Four Times a Day
q.o.d. Every Other Day
Q.S., qs A Quantity Sufficient
Rx Prescription Symbol
Sig. Write on Label (Patient Instructions)
stat Immediately
t.a.t. Until All Taken
t.i.d. Three Times a Day
t.i.w. Three Times a Week
w.a. While Awake
Created by: oupharm2012