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SNF

Skilled Nursing Facility

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SNU

Skilled Nursing Unit

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SO

Sign Other

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s/p

Status Post

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SQ

Subcutaneous

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s/s

Signs and Symptoms

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SSI

Sliding Scale Insulin

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ST

Sinus Tachycardia

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Staph

Staphylococcus

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STAT

Immediately

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STEMI

ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction

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Strep

Streptococcus

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SVT

Supraventricular Tachycardia

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T1-T12

Thoracic Vertebrae

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T&A

Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy

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TAH

Total Abdominal Hysterectomy

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TAH BSO

Total Abdominal Hysterectomy with Bilateral Salpingo-Oophorectomy

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Tbs

Tablespoon

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TCDB

Turn, Cough, and Deep Breathe

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Td

Adult Tetanus Diphtheria Toxin

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TED

Anti-Embolism Stockings

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TEE

Trans Esophageal Echocardiogram

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temp

Temperature

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TIA

Transient Ischemic Attack

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TIBC

Total Iron Binging Capacity

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t.i.d. a.c.

Three Times Daily Before Meals

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t.i.d. p.c.

Three Times Daily After Meals

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tinc

Tincture

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TKO

To Keep Open

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TNTC

Too Numerous To Count

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TPN

Total Parenteral Nutrition

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TPR

Temperature, Pulse, Respiration

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TTWB

Toe Touching Weight Bearing

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TUR

Transurethral Resection

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TURP

Transurethral Resection of the Prostate

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TVH

Total Vaginal Hysterectomy

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tx

Treatment

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T&C

Type and Cross

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UA

Urinalysis

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UE

Upper Extremity

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UGI Series

Upper Gastrointestinal Series (x-ray)

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URI

Upper Respiratory Infection

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US

Ultrasound

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USN

Ultrasonic Nebulizer

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UTI

Urinary Tract Infection

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VSS

Vital Signs Stable

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V-Tach

Ventricular Tachycardia

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WBAT

Weight Bearing As Tolerated

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WBC

White Blood Cell

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WMP

Warm Most Pack

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WNL

Within Normal Limits

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w/o

Without

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YO

Years Old