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OT

Occupational Therapy

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otic

Ear

3

O.U.

Both Eyes

4

p.c.

After Meals

5

PCA

Patient-Controlled Anesthesia

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PCN

Penicillin

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PCU

Progressive Care Unit

8

PE

Pulmonary Embolism

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PFT

Pulmonary Function Testing

10

PIV

Peripheral Intravenous

11

plt

Platelets

12

p.o.

By mouth

13

post

After

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PR

Per Rectum

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PRBC

Packed Red Blood Cells

16

pre

Before

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preop

Preoperative

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prep

Preparation

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PRN

As Needed

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pro time

Prothrombin Time

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PT

Physical Therapy

22

PTCA

Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty

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PTT

Partial Thromboplastin Time

24

PUD

Peptic Ulcer Disease

25

PVC

Premature Ventricular Contraction

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PVD

Peripheral Vascular Disease

27

PWB

Partial Weight-Bearing

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q

Every

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q.h.

Every hour

30

q.i.d

Four times a day

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q. noc.

Every night

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QNS

Quantity Not Sufficient

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R

Respiration

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RA

Rheumatoid Arthritis

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RBBB

Right Bundle Branch Block

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RBC

Red Blood Cell

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RD

Registered Dietician

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RF

Rheumatoid Factor

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RLE

Right Lower Extremity

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RML

Right Middle Lobe

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RLL

Right Lower Lobe

42

RLQ

Right Lower Quadrant

43

RN

Registered Nurse

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R/O

Rule Out

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ROS

Review of Systems

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RUE

Right Upper Extremity

47

RUL

Right Upper Lobe

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RUQ

Right Upper Quadrant

49

SBA

Stand-By Assist

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sed rate

Sedimentation Rate

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SIP

Surgical Inpatient

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SL

Sublingual