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  1. ~
    approximately
  2. A & P
    anterior and posterior
  3. a.c.
    before meals
  4. AA
    alcoholics anonymous
  5. AADAC
    alberta alcohol and drug abuse commission
  6. AAT
    ambulate/ activity as tolerated
  7. abd
    abdomen/abdominal
  8. ABG's
    arterial blood gasses
  9. ACE
    angiotension converting enzyme
  10. ACL
    anterior cruciate ligament
  11. ACLs
    advanced cardiac life support
  12. ACTH
    adrenocorticotropic hormone
  13. ADL
    activities of daily living
  14. AGA
    average for gestational age
  15. AIDS
    acquired immune deficiency syndrome
  16. AISH
    assured income for the severely handicapped
  17. AK
    above knee
  18. AKAmp
    above knee amputation
  19. alb
    albumin
  20. alk phos
    alkaline phosphate
  21. am
    before noon/morning
  22. amb
    ambulate
  23. amp.
    amputation
  24. ANA
    antinuclear antibody
  25. ANF
    antinuclear factor
  26. ant
    anterior
  27. AP
    anteroposterior
  28. approx.
    approximately
  29. appt.
    appointment
  30. ARM
    artificial rupture of membrane
  31. ARO
    antibiotic resistance organism
  32. art
    artery/arterial
  33. ASAP
    as soon as possible
  34. ASS
    alberta social services
  35. assist.
    assistance
  36. AST
    aspartate aminotransferase
  37. atr fib
    atrial fibrillation
  38. AV
    atrioventicular
  39. AVB
    atrial ventricular block
  40. BA
    barium
  41. BBB
    bundle branch block
  42. BCLS
    basic cardiac life support
  43. BD
    bladder/bottle drainage
  44. BG
    blood glucose
  45. BGM
    blood glucose monitor
  46. BHC
    brooks health centre
  47. BID
    twice a day
  48. BIHC
    bow island health centre
  49. Bilat
    bilateral
  50. BiPAP
    bilevel positive airway pressure
  51. BK
    below knee
  52. Bkamp
    below knee amputation
  53. bkft
    breakfast
  54. BKW
    below knee walking
  55. BLS
    basic life support
  56. BM
    bowel movement
  57. BMI
    body mass index
  58. BP
    blood pressure
  59. Bpm
    beats per minute
  60. BR
    bed rest
  61. Br. Ex's
    breathing exercises
  62. Br. S
    Breath sounds
  63. Brad (y)
    bradycardia
  64. BRP
    bathroom privileges
  65. BS
    blood sugar
  66. BSA
    body surface area
  67. BUN
    blood urea nitrogen
  68. Bx
    biopsy
  69. C&S
    culture and sensitivity
  70. C. Spine
    cervical spine
  71. C.C.
    chief complaint
  72. C/O
    complaints of
  73. C/S
    caesarian section
  74. Ca
    cancer
  75. CC, MHCC
    cancer clinic, Medicine hat cancer clinic
  76. Ca+
    calcium
  77. CABG
    coronary artery bypass graft
  78. CAD
    coronary artery disease
  79. Cal
    calorie
  80. cap (s)
    capsule (s)
  81. CAT Scan, CT
    computerized axial tomography scan
  82. cath
    catheter
  83. CBC
    complete blood count
  84. CBI
    continuous bladder irrigation
  85. CBR
    complete bed rest
  86. CCU
    coronary care unit
  87. CFS
    chronic fatigue syndrome
  88. CHADS
    childrens health and development services
  89. CHD
    coronary heart disease
  90. CHF
    congestive heart failure
  91. chol
    cholesterol
  92. chole
    cholecystectomy

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