CNA medical abbreviations Flashcards

Terms Definitions
noc.
night
gal
gallon
inc.
incontinent
DC
discontinue
min
minute
hepat
liver
hemi
half
hyper
above
H20
water
gyn
gynecology
H
hour
amt
amount
tbsp
tablespoon
TB
tuberculosis
@
at
stat
immediately
T
temperature
pt
patient
Ca
cancer
pm
evening
ht
height
C
celsius
WT
weight
Dx
diagnosis
amb
ambulate
amt
amount
am
morning
@
at
cerebro
brain
Dr.
Doctor
pt
patient
Q
every
oz
ounce
noc.
night
tbsp
tablespoon
T
temperature
hemi
half
H
hour
hypo
below
in
inches
inc.
incontinent
02
oxygen
NA
nursing assistant
MS
multiple sclerosis
MD
medical doctor
c/o
complains of
pc
after meals
cc
cubic centimeter
VS
vital signs
BP
blood pressure
po
per os/mouth
UE
upper extremity
MD
medical doctor
HOH
hard of hearing
HS
hour of sleep/bedtime
ROM
range of motion
CPR
cardio pulmonary resuscitation
HBV
Hepatitis B virus
ICU
intensive care unit
CBR
complete bed rest
AIDS
acquired immune-deficency syndrome
NAR
nursing assistant registered
BID
twice a day
Q2H
every two hours
NOP
nothing per os(oral)
UTI
urinary tract infection
URI
upper respitory infection
NAR
nursing assistant registered
OOB
out of bed
CVA
cerebrovascular accident (stroke)
CHF
congestive heart failure
ad lib
as desired
AIDS
acquired immune-deficency syndrome
CPR
cardio pulmonary resuscitation
ICU
intensive care unit
TID
three times a day
AROM
active range of motion
TID
three times a day
MI
myocardial infraction (heart attack)
ADL's
Activities of Daily Living
RLE
right lower extremity (right leg)
RUE
right upper extremity (right arm)
RLE
right lower extremity (right leg)
BRP
Bathroom Privaleges (sell ambulate to bathroom)
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