Concepts abbrev. pg 16..txt

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  1. ICP
    intracranial pressure
  2. ICU
    intensive care unit
  3. IDDM
    insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus
  4. IM
    intramuscular
  5. imp.
    impression
  6. Indep
    independently
  7. inf
    inferior
  8. IP
    interphalangeal
  9. IQ
    intelligence quotient
  10. IR
    internal rotation
  11. JRA
    juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
  12. jt
    joint
  13. lat
    lateral
  14. LBP
    low back pain
  15. LBW
    low birth weight
  16. LCA
    left carotid artery
  17. LD
    learning disability
  18. LE
    lower extremity - leg
  19. LG
    limb-girdle dystrophy
  20. LLE
    left lower extremity
  21. LLQ
    left lower quadrant (abdomen)
  22. LMN
    lower motor neuron
  23. LOC
    loss of consciousness
  24. LUE
    left upper extremity
  25. LUQ
    left upper quadrant
  26. MAP
    main arterial pressure
  27. MCP or MP
    metacarpal phalangeal
  28. MH
    mental health
  29. MI
    myocardial infarction; mental illness
  30. MS
    multiple sclerosis; mitral stenosis
  31. MVA
    motor vehicle accident
  32. N
    normal; nausea
  33. N/A
    not applicable; not available
  34. NAD
    no appreciable disease; nothing abnormal detected; no acute distress
  35. NG
    nasogastric
  36. NICU
    neonatal intensive care unit
  37. NIDDM
    non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus
  38. NKA
    no known allergies
  39. nl
    normal
  40. OA
    osteoarthritis
  41. OBS
    organic brain syndrome
  42. ORIF
    open reduction, internal fixation
  43. PA
    pulmonary artery
  44. PARA or para
    paraplegia
  45. PD
    Parkinson's disease
  46. PFT
    pulmonary function test
  47. PH
    past history
  48. Phys Dys
    physical disabilities
  49. PI
    present illness
  50. PICU
    pediatric intensive care unit
  51. PID
    pelvic inflammatory disease
  52. PIP
    proximal interphalangeal joint
  53. PLF
    prior level of function
  54. PMH
    past medical history
  55. PNI
    peripheral nerve injury
  56. post
    posterior
  57. Psych
    psychology; psychiatry; psychiatric

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