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Medical Abbreviations -Quiz #1

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icorojo's version from 2018-04-03 01:02

WEIGHTS/MEASUREMENTS:

Question Answer
Ccelsius
cccubic centimeter
Ffahrenheit
FLfluid
g/grgram
gtt/gttsdrop(s)
kgkilogram
Lliter
lbpound
liqliquid
mmeter
mcgmicrogram
ml/mLmilliliter
ozounce
U/uunit (not to be used for insulin)
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PHARMACOLOGY (Drugs):

Question Answer
ASAaspirin
BEbarium enema
KVOkeep vein open
Medsmedication/medicine
NSnormal saline
NSAIDnonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug
OTCover the counter
SSEsoap suds enema
TPNtotal parenteral nutrition
TWEtap water enema
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PHARMACOLOGY (Administration):

Question Answer
acante cibum (before meals)
ad libfreely, as directed
adright ear
AMante meridian (before noon)
asleft ear
auboth ears
bidtwice a day
cwith
capcapsule
dc, d/cdiscontinue/ discharge
h, hrhour
hshour of sleep (at bedtime)
nponothing by mouth
odright eye
osleft eye
ouboth eyes
pcpost cibum (after meals)
pppostprandial (2hrs after eating)
PMpost meridian (afternoon, evening)
PRNas needed/required
qevery
Q_H, Q8Hevery_hours, every 8 hours
QHSevery night/ at bedtime
swithout
sol, solnsolution
STATimmediately, now
TIDthree times a day
BIDtwice a day
VOverbal order
QIDfour times per day*****
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PHARMACOLOGY (Routes):

Question Answer
IMintramuscular
inhinhalation
injinjection
IVintravenous
IVPBintravenous piggy-back
MDImetered-dose inhaler
ngnasogastric
PCApatient controlled analgesic
prper rectum****
poby mouth (orally)
SLsublingual
SQsubcutaneous
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