Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


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.

Remove Ads
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

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

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

Abbreviations for MA

Abbreviations for Medical Assisting

a before
ac before meals
AD Right Ear
AS Left Ear
AU Both Ears
BID twice a day
c with
EKG/ECG electrocardiogram
gtt drop
H&H hemoglobin & hematocrit
IVP intravenous push
mEq millequivalent
NaCl sodium chloride
NB newborn
NKA no known allergies
NKDA no known drug allergies
NPO nothing by mouth
OD Right eye or overdose
OS Left eye
os mouth
OU both eyes
p after
pc after meals
PO,po,per os By mouth
q every
qh every hour
RTC return to clinic
s without
supp suppository
tab tablet
TID Three times a day
Created by: 1548320261