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a (with a line over top of it)

Before

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A:

Assessment (as in a SOAP note)

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A

Assist

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AA

Active assisted

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AAROM

Active assistive range of motion

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ab

Abdominals (abs)

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ABC Scale

Activities, balance, confidence scale

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abd

Abduction

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AC

Acromuoclavicular

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ac

Before meals (avant carne)

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AC joints

Acromioclavicular joints

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ACL

Anterior cruciate ligament

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ACLD

Anterior cruciate ligament deficient

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ACLR

Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction

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act

Activities

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ACTH

Adreno cortico trophic hormone

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AD

Assistive device

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add

Adduction

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add pol

Adductor pollicis

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ADL

Activities of Daily Living

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ad lib

At discretion (think at liberty/discretion)

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ADM

Abductor digiti minimi

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AE

Above elbow

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AFO

Ankle foot orthosis

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AIDS

Autoimmune deficiency syndrome

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AIIS

Anterior inferior iliac spine

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AK

Above knee

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ALS

Antero-lateral system (spinal tract)

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alt

Alternating

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a.m.

Morning

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AMA

Against medical advice

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amb

Ambulate

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ant

Anterior

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ant tib

Anterior tibialis

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AP

Anterior-posterior

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APB

Abductor pollicis brevis

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APL

Abductor pollicis longus

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AROM

Active range of motion

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ASA

Aspirin

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ASAP

As soon as possible

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ASHD

Arteriosclerotic heart disease

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ASIS

Anterior superior iliac spine

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assist.

Assistance, assistive

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as tol

As tolerated

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ATFL

Anterior talo fibular ligament

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ATRS

Achilles tendon rupture score