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Medical Abbreviations -Quiz #3

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icorojo's version from 2018-03-24 23:41

HEALTH ASSESSMENT:

Question Answer
abnabnormal
ADLactivities of daily living
AMAagainst medical advice
ambambulatory
A&O x4alert and oriented to person, place, time, & date
A&Oalert and oriented
Auscauscultation
BMbowel movement
BPblood pressure
BRbed rest
BRPbath room privileges
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Section 2

Question Answer
CC. c/ochief complaint, complains of
cxcervix
DATdiet as tolerated
Drsgdressing
DSDdry sterile dressing
Dx, diagdiagnosis
ex, examexamination
FHfamily history
F/U, fufollow up
Fxfracture
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Section 3

Question Answer
GIgastrointestional
h/ohistory of
HOBhead of bed
H&Phistory and physical
Htheight
Hxhistory
H2Owater
I&Ointake and output
LMPlast menstrual period
LOClevel of consciousness
MHmedical history
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Section 4

Question Answer
NADno apparent distress
negnegative
NKAno known allergies
NKDAno known drug allergies
OOBout of bed
Ppulse
Palppalpation
PMI / PMDpast medical illness / disease
preoppreoperative
postoppost-operative
progprognosis
PT, ptpatient
pxphysical
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Section 5

Question Answer
rrespirations
R/O, ro, ROrule out
ROMrange of motion
ROSreview of systems
Rxprescription
SOAPsubjective, objective, assessment, plan
s/ssigns and symptoms
sxsymptoms
T, temptemperature
Txtreatment
VS, v/svital signs
WC, W/Cwheel chair
WNLwithin normal limits
Wtweight
Yryear
y/oyears old
TPRtemperature, pulse, respiration
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SPECIALIZED AREAS/ FACILITIES:

Question Answer
ALFAssisted Living Facility
BBBlood Bank
BUBurn Unit
CCRCContinuous Care Retirement Community
CDCCenters for Disease Control and Prevention
ECFExtended Care Facility
ED, EREmergency Department/ Room
ICUIntensive care Unit
LabLaboratory
L&DLabor and Delivery
MICUMedical Intensive Care Unit
NICUNeonatal Intensive Care Unit
OROperating Room
PCUProgressive Care Unit
PedsPediatrics
PharmPharmacy
PICUPediatric Intensive Care Unit
SICUSurgical Intensive Care Unit
SNFSkilled Nursing Facility
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