Abbreviations (wk 3) Flashcards Preview

Intro to Health Care > Abbreviations (wk 3) > Flashcards

Flashcards in Abbreviations (wk 3) Deck (25):
1

CBR

complete bedrest

2

CCMS

clean-catch midstream

3

CDC

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

4

CDE

certified diabetes educator

5

C.diff

clostridium difficile

6

CEP

competency evaluation programs

7

CEU

continuing education unit

8

CHD

coronary heart disease

9

CHF

congestive heart failure

10

chol

cholesterol

11

ck

check

12

cl liq

clear liquid

13

cm

centimeter

14

CMS

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

15

CNA

certified nursing assist.

16

CNP

certified nurse practitioner

17

CNS

central nervous system

18

c/o

complaints of, in care of

19

CO2

carbon dioxide

20

COLD

chronic obstructive lung disease

21

COPD

chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

22

CP

cerebral palsy

23

CPM

continuous passive motion

24

CPR

cardiopulmonary resuscitation

25

CRF

chronic renal failure