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Abbrevitions

Nervous System

TermDefinition
ACh acetylcholine
AD Alzheimer disease
ADL activities of daily living
ALS amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
ANS autonomic nervous system
ASPD advanced sleep phase disorder
cm cenitmeter
CNS central nervous system
CP cerebral palsy
CSF cerebrospinal fluid
CT computed tomography
CTE chronic traumatic encephalopathy
CVA cerebrovascular accident
DBS deep brain stimulation
DSPS delayed sleep phase syndrome
EEG electroencephalogram
GCS Glasgow coma scale
HDS herniated disk syndrome
HNP herniated nucleus pulposus
ICP intracranial pressure
LP lumbar puncture
MHI mild head injury
MHT minor head trauma
mL milliliter
MRI magnetic resonance imaging
MS multiple sclerosis
MTBI mild traumatic brain injury
Neuro neurology
NREM no rapid eye movement (sleep)
PD Parkinson disease
PET positron emission tomography
PNS peripheral nervous system
REM rapid eye movement (sleep)
TENS transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation
TIA transient ischemic attack
WHO World Health Organizaton
Created by: Luna382