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Flashcards in Abbreviations (Respiratory) Deck (16):
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ABG

arterial blood gas(es)

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ARDS

adult respiratory distress syndrome; acute respiratory distress syndrome

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CF

cystic fibrosis

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CO2

carbon dioxide

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COPD

chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

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CPAP

continuous positive airway pressure

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CPR

cardiopulmonary resuscitation

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MDI

metered-dose inhaler

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NMT

nebulized mist treatment

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OM

otitis media

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O2

oxygen

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OSA

obstructive sleep apnea

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PFT

pulmonary function test

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TB

tuberculosis

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UPP

uvulopalatopharyngoplasty

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URI

upper respiratory infection

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