Med Term 3

Card Set Information

Author:
shellnky
ID:
170233
Filename:
Med Term 3
Updated:
2012-09-11 14:35:23
Tags:
med terms
Folders:

Description:
Medical Terminology Terms for Chapter 3
Show Answers:

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview

The flashcards below were created by user shellnky on FreezingBlue Flashcards. What would you like to do?


  1. H&P
    history and physical
  2. Hx
    history
  3. Px
    physical
  4. PE
    physical examination
  5. CC
    chief complaint
  6. c/o
    complains of
  7. PI
    present illness
  8. HPI
    history, present illness
  9. Sx
    symptoms
  10. PH
    past history
  11. PMH
    past medical history
  12. UCHD
    usual childhood diseases
  13. NKDA
    no known drug allergies
  14. FH
    family history
  15. SH
    social history
  16. OH
    occupational history
  17. ROS
    review of systems
  18. SR
    systems review
  19. HEENT
    head, eyes, ears, nose, throat
  20. PERRLA
    pupils equal, round,and reactive to light and accomadation
  21. WNL
    within normal limits
  22. NAD
    no acute distress
  23. IMP
    impression
  24. Dx
    diagnosis
  25. A
    assessment
  26. R/O
    rule out
  27. P
    plan/recommendation
  28. SOAP
    subjective, objective, assessment, plan
  29. PR
    through the rectum
  30. CCU
    coronary (cardic) care unit
  31. ECU
    emergency care unit
  32. ER
    emergency room
  33. ICU
    intensive care unit
  34. BRP
    bathroom privledges
  35. CP
    chest pain
  36. DC or D/C
    discharge
  37. ETOH
    ethyl alcohol
  38. Pt
    patient
  39. RRR
    regular rate & rhythm
  40. SOB
    shortness of breath
  41. Tr
    treatment
  42. Tx
    treatment;traction
  43. WDWN
    well developed - well nourshed
  44. p.c
    after meals
  45. h.s
    at bedtime
  46. noc
    night
  47. d
    day
  48. ad lib
    as much as desired
  49. NPO
    nothing by mouth
  50. q
    every
  51. qh
    every hour
  52. q.d.
    every day
  53. q.o.d
    every other day
  54. OD
    right eye
  55. OS
    left eye
  56. OU
    both eyes
  57. AD
    right ear
  58. AS

    AU
    left ear

    both ears
  59. cc
    • cubic centimeters
    • 1cc = 1mL
  60. cm
    • centimeters
    • 2.5 cm = 1 inch
  61. g or gm
    gram
  62. kg
    • kilogram
    • equal to 1,000 grams or 2.2 pounds
  63. L
    liter
  64. mg
    • milligram
    • equal to one-thousandth (0.001) of a gram
  65. mL or ml
    • milliliter
    • equal to one-thousandths (0.001) of a liter
  66. mm
    • millimeter
    • equal to one-thousandth (0.001) of a meter

What would you like to do?

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview