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Cc

Cubic centimeters

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ml

Milliliter

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Lb

Pound

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Wt

Weight

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PROM

Passive range of motion

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>

Greater than

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Less than

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PM

Evening

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AM

Morning

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PC

After meals

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AC

Before meals

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BID

Twice a day

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TID

Three times a day

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QID

Four times a day

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PWB

Partial weight bearing

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Noc

Night

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Hs

Hour of sleep

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HOB

Head of bed

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OOB

Out of bed

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VS

Vital signs

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NPO

Nothing per mouth

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HOH

Hard of hearing

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TPR

Temp, pulse, respiration

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DNR

Do not resuscitate

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CPR

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation

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ADL’s

Activities of daily living

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OT

Occupational therapy

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PT

Physical therapy

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ST

Speech therapy

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CHF

Congestive heart failure

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COPD

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

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DJD

Degenerative joint disease

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CVA

Cerebral vascular disease

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UTI

Urinary tract infection

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MI

Myocardial infarction

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30 cc=

1 oz =

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Ad lib

As desired

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Prn

As necessary

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ROM

Range of motion

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ht

Height

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SBA

Stand by assist

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SOB

Short of breath

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Dx

Diagnosis

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Hx

History

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W/c

Wheelchair

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BR

Bathroom

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BRP

Bathroom privileges

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FWB

Full weight bearing

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S/S

Signs and symptoms

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QOD

Every other day

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QD

Every day

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Q

Every

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Amb

Ambulate

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O2

Oxygen

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BP

Blood pressure

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DOB

Date of birth

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UA

Urinalysis

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I&O

Intake and output

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N&V

Nausea and vomiting