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ABI

Acquired Brain Injury

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afib

Atrial Fibrillation

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A-line

Arterial line

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A-V

Arteriovenous

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AAA

Abdominal aortic aneurysm

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AAROM

Active Assistive range of motion

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Abd or abd

Abduction

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ABG

Arterial blood gases

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ac

Before meals

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AC Joint

Acromioclavicular joint

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ACL

Anterior cruciate ligament

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ACTH

Adrenocorticotrophic hormone

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Add of add

Adduction

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ADL

Activities of daily living

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ad lib

At discreation

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adm

Admission, admitted

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AE

Above elbow

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AFO

Ankle foot orthrosis

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AIDS

Acquired immune deficiency syndrome

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AIIS

Anterior inferior iliac spine

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AJ

Ankle jerk

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AK

Above Knee

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ALS

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

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a.m.

morning

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AMA

Against medical advice

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amb

Ambulation, ambulating, ambulated, ambulate, ambulates

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ANS

Autonomic nervous system

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ant

Anterior

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AP

Anteror-Posteror

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ARDS

Adult respiratory distress syndrome

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ARF

Acute renal failure

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AROM

Active range of motion

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ASA

Aspirin

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ASAP or asap

As Soon As Possible

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ASCVD

Arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease

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ASHD

Arteriosclerotic heart disease

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ASIS

Anterior superior iliac spine

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assist.

Assistive, assistance

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AVM

Arteriovenous malformation

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A:

Assessment