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A-O medical term(s)

D/C discontinue, discharge
OR Operating room
ac before meals
Cl chloride or chlorine
AP apical pulse
c(with a line over it) with
BP blood pressure
Na Sodium
CDC Centers for disease control and prevention
DRG diagnostic related group
LMP last menstrual period
AED automated external defibrillation
HIPAA Health Insurance Portability and Accountability
LTC long-term care
BMI body mass index
gtts drops
bid twice a day
cc cubic centimeters
IM intramuscular
OJ orange juice
oz ounces
ac before meals
Ht height
AM before noon
BR Bed Rest
BRP bathroom priveleges
mL milliliters
N/S normal saline
IV intravenous
ECG electro cardiogram
CCU coronary care unit
H2O Water
NaCL sodium chloride(salt)
HS bed time
Bl Wk Blood Work
CBC complete blood count
BUN blood urea nitrogen
FBS fasting blood sugar
Hg Mercury
mm millimeters
NPO nothing by mouth
EENT ears, eyes, nose, and throat
OPD outpatient department
Ob Obstetrics
Gyn Gynecology
mg milligrams
ADL activities of daily living
FFl Force Fluids
OU in each
Dx Diagnosis
COPD chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
O2 oxygen gas
IPPB intermittent positive pressure breathing
roman numeral with two dots over it two
Cap capsules
CVA cerebral vascular accident(stroke)
CT computerized tomography
KCL pottasium chloride
EMT emergency medical technician
ACLS advanced cardiac life support
Created by: uterly5