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Gtt, gtts drop or drops
hr hour
K+ potassium
meds medications
MICU mobile intensive care unit
MN midnight
NVD normal vaginal delivery
NaCl sodium chloride
no complaints
neuro neurology
NKDA no knowing drug allergies
NOP nothing by mouth
O oxygen
OD overdose or right eyes
OOB out of bed
OR operating room
OS left eye
oz ounce
P pulse
PDR physicians' desk reference
per by or through
PH past history
pm between noon and midnight
po orally
postop, PostOp postoperative
preop, Pre Op before surgery
pt patient or pint
Px physical exam, prognosis
qd everyday
q2d every 2 hours
q4h every 4 hours
qod every other day
MI myocardial infraction
Na+ sodium
N/C nasal cannula
neg negative
NKA no known allergies
noc (t) night
NS normal saline
OB obstetric
oint ointment
OPD outpatient department
os mouth
p after
pc after meals
PEDS pediatrics
PET position emission tomography
pH hydrogen ion concentration
PNS peripheral nervous system
post (pos) posterior
pp (p.p) postprandial (after eating)
prn as needed
PT physical therapy
q every
qh every hour
q3h every 3 hours
qid four times a day
min minute
MRI magnetic resonance imaging
NS normal saline
Created by: eska8945