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  1. a
    before
  2. aa
    of each
  3. ad lib
    as desires, at liberty
  4. ACTH
    adrenocorticotropic hormone
  5. ABGs
    aterial blood gases
  6. ANCC
    American Nurses Credentialing Center
  7. BMR
    basal metabolic rate
  8. ADC
    aid to dependent children
  9. ADH
    antidiuretic hormone
  10. ADL
    activities of daily living
  11. AB
    abortion
  12. abd
    abdomen
  13. CCPD
    continuous-cycle peritoneal dialysis
  14. CCRN
    certified critical care registered nurse
  15. CCU
    coronary care unit
  16. CDC
    center for disease control and prevention
  17. CEA
    carcinoembryonic antigen
  18. CHF
    congestive heart failure
  19. Cl
    chloride
  20. CLL
    chronic lymphocytic leukemia
  21. CML
    chronic myelocytic leukemia
  22. CMV
    cytomegalovirus
  23. CNA
    Certified Nursing Assistant
  24. CNS
    central nervous system
  25. C/O
    complains of
  26. CO
    cardiac output
  27. CRNA
    certified registered nurse anesthetist
  28. AB
    abortion
  29. AFP
    alpha-fetoprotein
  30. A/G ratio
    albumin-globulin ratio
  31. AHRQ
    agency for healthcare research and quality
  32. AIDS
    acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
  33. AKA
    above the knee amputation
  34. ALL
    acute lymphocytic leukemia
  35. AMA
    American Medical Association
  36. AMB
    ambulate, ambulatory
  37. AML
    acute myelocytic leukemia
  38. DOB
    date of birth
  39. DOA
    dead on arrival
  40. DON
    Director of Nurses
  41. Diff
    differential white blood cell count
  42. BM
    bowel movement
  43. BS
    bowel sounds
  44. BKA
    below the knee amputation
  45. BP, B/P
    blood pressure
  46. cal
    calories
  47. CBC
    complete blood count
  48. __
    C
    with
  49. ER
    emergency room
  50. Dx
    diagnosis
  51. CS
    central service, central supply
  52. COLD
    chronic obstructive lung disease
  53. COPD
    chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  54. CP
    cerebral palsy
  55. CPR
    cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  56. CRF
    chronic renal failure
  57. crit
    hematocrit
  58. CSF
    cerebrospinal fluid
  59. CPK
    creatine phosphokinase
  60. ANA
    • American Nurses Association
    • antinuclear antibody
  61. ARC
    American Red Cross
  62. ARF
    acute renal failure
  63. AV
    atrioventricular
  64. Ca
    • cancer
    • calcium
  65. CAD
    coronary artery disease
  66. CC
    cheif complaint
  67. APTT
    activated partial thromboplastin time
  68. AP
    anteroposterior
  69. ALS
    amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
  70. ARDS
    adult respiratory distress syndrome
  71. AST
    aspartate aminotransferase
  72. AVR
    aortic valve replacement
  73. CT scan
    CAT scan
    computed axial tomography
  74. CVP
    central venous pressure
  75. DEA#
    drug enforcement administration number
  76. ASHD
    ateriosclerotic heart disease
  77. ATN
    acute tubular necrosis
  78. D&C
    dilation and cuttage
  79. DIC
    disseminated intravascular coagulation

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