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A or Ax Axillary (armpit temp)
AROM Active range of motion
a.c. Before meals
ADL activities of daily living
ad lib at liberty
AEB As Evidence By
A.M. midnight to 12 noon
B Bowel and bladder program
b.i.d Twice a day
BKA Below knee amputation
BM Bowel movement
BP Blood Pressure
BRP Bathroom privilages
-c with
c.c cubic centimeters
C/O complains of
CMS Color, circulation, motion, sensitivity
CVA Stroke (cardio vascular accident)
DAT Diet as tolerated
DNR do not resusitate
h./hr Hour
h2o water
HOB head of bed
HOH hard of hearing
h.s bedtime/hour of sleep
Ht height
I intake and output
MI Myocardial infarction (heart attack)
Na sodium
NKA No known allergies
NPO nothing by mouth
O oral
O2 oxygen
OT occuptional therapy
Oz ounce = 30 cc
p.c after meals
peri perineal
P.M. 12 noon to midnight
PT physical therapy
p.r.n as needed (per resident need)
PROM passive range of motion
Px physical examination
q every
q.d every day
q.h every hour
q.4.h every 4 hours
q.i.d four times a day
R Rectal
Rt right
SBA Stand by assist
Sx symptoms
w/o, -s without
SOB short of breath
stat immediately
TC & DB Turn cough and deep breath
t.i.d three times a day
TPR temperature, pulse & respiration
Tx treatment
V.S vital sign
W/C wheelchair
Wt weight
<--- less than
---> greater than
Created by: Aconkl09