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1
Q

Every

A

Q or q

2
Q

Everyday

A

QD or qd

3
Q

Hour of sleep or bedtime

A

HS or BT

4
Q

When necessary

A

PRN or prn

5
Q

Immediately

A

STAT

6
Q

By mouth

A

PO

7
Q

Topical

A

TOP

8
Q

Drop

A

GTT

9
Q

Vital signs

A

V/S or VS

10
Q

Pulse

A

P

11
Q

Respiration

A

R or resp

12
Q

Temperature

A

T or temp

13
Q

Blood pressure

A

BP

14
Q

Temperature, pulse, and respiration

A

TPR

15
Q

Medication administration record

A

MAR

16
Q

Treatment administration record

A

TAR

17
Q

Over the counter

A

OTC

18
Q

Nothing by mouth

A

NPO

19
Q

Medication stopped, discontinued

A

Dc’d or D/C

20
Q

Milliliter (mL); cubic centimeter (cc)

A

Fluid or liquid