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ch10 abbreviations

Exploring Medical Language, 8th edition ch10 abbreviations (N. D.'s class)

ABO blood groups
Rh blood type
AP apical pulse
BP blood pressure
HR heart rate
P pulse
R respiration
T temperature
VS vital signs
diff differential count
ESR sed rate
H&H hemoglobin and hematocrit
Hct hematocrit
Hgb hemoglobin
proTime prothrombin time
INR prothrombin time
PTT partial thromboplastin time
ECG electrocardiogram
ECHO echocardiogram
EKG electrocardiogram
ASHD arteriosclerotic heart disease
CAD coronary artery disease
CHF congestive heart failure
DVT deep vein thrombosis
HTN hypertension
MI myocardial infarction
MVP mitral valve prolapse
BMT bone marrow transplant
CABG coronary artery bypass graft
OPCABG off-pump coronary artery by-pass graft
PTCA percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty
AV atrioventricular
CPR cardiopulmonary resuscitation
NSR normal sinus rhythm
SA sinoatrial
A-fib atrial fibrillation
VF ventricular fibrillation
CCU cardiac care unit, coronary care unit
Created by: skopetsky