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ch4 abbreviations

Exploring Medical Language 8th edition ch4 abbreviations(N. D.'s class)

ax axillary
AX axillary
D5W dextrose 5% in water
H2O water
IV intravenous
IVPB intravenous piggy back
NS normal saline
PCA patient controlled analgesia
TKO to keep open
ID intradermal
IM intramuscular
PR per rectum
SL under the tongue
SQ subcutaneous
SC subcutaneous
supp suppository
top topical
MRSA methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus
staph staphylococcus
strep streptococcus
NKA no known allergies
NKDA no known drug allergies
Created by: skopetsky