Save
Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Abbrev.

Abbreviation List Act. Sh. #1

TermDefinition
PRN as needed
mEq milliequivalent
mg milligram
PC after meals
PR by rectum
PPD Post Partum Depression
q every
QOD Every other day
q4h every 4 hours
AC before meals
ASAP As soon as possible
BID twice daily
CHF congestive heart failure
COPD Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
CPR cardiopulmonary resuscitation
FUO fever of unknown origin
gtt drop
gr grain
hs at bedtime
IM intramuscular
MAO Monoamine oxidase
MRSA Methcillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus
MVI multivitamin
NKDA no known drug allergies
OD right eye / overdose
NPO nothing by mouth
OS left eye
PO by mouth
R/O rule out
sl sublingual, under the tongue
Suppos. suppository
T tablespoon, such
TCN tetracycline
ung. ointment
HCTZ hydrochlorothiazide
IV Intravenous
AC before meals
PC after meals
without s, w/o
teaspoon tsp
capsule cap
one i
i-ii one, two
NTG Nitroglycerin
TID three times daily
QID four times daily
MR1X May repeat times one or one time
MOM milk of magnesia
NTE not to exceed
meq milliequivalent
before meals ac
NSAID non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug
NPO nothing by mouth
PCN penicillin
PC after meals
AD right ear
wt weight
TPN total parenteral nutrition
Syr. syrup, syringe
sol solution
q.o.d every other day
P.O by mouth
q.d daily
ou both eyes
NR no refill
mEq milliequivalent
inj. injection or injectable
hs bedtime
gtt drop
fl.oz. fluid ounce
EtOH alcohol
dr dram
cc cubic centimeter
chol bile or gallbladder
BP blood pressure
au both ears
ad right ear
fl. dr. fluid dram
os left eye
q4h every four hours
ung ointment
Created by: elyr83
 

 



Voices

Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards