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ABP

arterial blood pressure

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ACLS

advanced cardiac life support

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AED

automated external defibrillator

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AF, Afib, at fib

atrila fibrillation

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AIVR

accelerated idioventricular rhythm

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AMI

acute myocardial infarction

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ang

angiogram

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Ao

aorta

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AR

aortic regurgitation

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AS

aortic stenosis, arteriosclerosis

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ASCVD

arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease

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ASD

atrial septal defect

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AV, A-V

atrioventricular, arteriovenous

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AVB

atrioventricular block

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AVD

aortic valve disease

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AVR

aortic valve replacement

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AVS

arteriovenous shunt

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BBB

bundle branch block

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BCLS

basic cardiac life support

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BP

blood pressure

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BPd, DBP

blood pressure, diastolic

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bpm

beats per minute

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BPs, SBP

blood pressure, systolic

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CA

cardiac arrest, cancer, cardiac arrhythmia

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CABG

coronary artery bypass graft

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CABS

coronary artery bypass surgery

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CAD

coronary artery disease

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CEA

carotid endarterectomy

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CHB

complete heart block

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CHD

congenital heart disease, coronary heart disease