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ch5 abbreviations

Exploring Medical Language 8th edition ch5 abbreviations(N.D.'s class)

BS breath sounds
CF cystic fibrosis
COPD chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
PE pulmonary embolism
SIDS sudden infant death syndrome
TB tuberculosis
URI upper respiratory infection
PCN penicillin
ABGs arterial blood gases
CO2 carbon dioxide
HHN hand held nebulizer
O2 oxygen
PF peak flow
pulse ox pulse oximetry
RT respiratory therapy
SOB short of breath
DNR do not resuscitate
DOA dead on arrival
I & D incision and drainage
T&A tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy
VAT video assisted thoracotomy
Created by: skopetsky