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Flashcards in Abbreviations Quizzes 9/6-9/11 Deck (25):
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afib

Atrial Fibrillation

2

AKA

Above-Knee Amputation

3

AMA

Against Medical Advice

4

AMI

Acute Myocardial Infarction

5

amp

Ampules

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AP & Lat

Anteroposterior and Lateral

7

ARDS

Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome

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arom

Active Range of Motion

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art line

Arterial Line

10

ASA

Acetylsalicylic Acid

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ASAP

As Soon As Possible

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as tol

As Tolerated

13

BBB

Bundle Branch Block

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b.i.d.

Twice a day

15

BKA

Below-Knee Amputation

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BPH

Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy

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BPM

Beats Per Minute

18

BR

Bedrest

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BRP

Bathroom Privileges

20

BS

Blood Sugar

21

BSC

Bedside Commode

22

BUN

Blood Urea Nitrogen

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bx

Biopsy

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CA

Carcinoma

25

CAD

Coronary Artery Disease