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Chapter 10 quiz

IM Intramuscular
L1 and L2 First and second lumbar vertebra
BK;BKA Below the knee; below the knee amputation
P Pulse
Fx Fracture
Ortho Orthopedics
RA Right atrium
AK; AKA Above the knee; Above the knee amputation
C1 and C2 First and second cervical vertebra
DJD Degenerative joint disease
Ca Cancer
EMG Electromyography
IV Intravenous
THR Total hip replacement
PCL Posterior cruciate ligament
MS Musculoskeletal
NSAIDS Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
TKR Total knee replacement
ACL Anterior cruciate ligament
IC; ICS Interstitial cystitis
ROM Range or motion
T1 and T2 First and second thorastic vertebra
Gold salts Treats rheumatoid arthritis
NSAIDS Decreases pain and suppresses inflammation
Salicylates Relieves mild to moderate pain and reduces inflammation
Muscle relaxants Relieves muscle spasms and stiffness
Calcium supplements Treats and prevents hypocalcemia
Created by: Cerenitylynn
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