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ABGs

arterial blood gases

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ARD

acute respiratory disease

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ARDS

adult respiratory distress syndrome

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CF

cystic fibrosis

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COLD

chronic obstructive lung disease

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COPD

chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

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CXR

chest x-ray

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ENT

ear, nose, throat

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ERV

expiratory reserve volume

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ET

endotracheal

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FEF

forced expiratory flow

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FEV

forced expiratory volume

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FIV

forced inspiratory volume

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FRC

functional residual capacity

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IC

inspiratory capacity

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F-V loop

flow volume loop

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HBOT

hyperbaric oxygen therapy

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HMD

hyaline membrane disease

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IRDS

infant respiratory distress syndrome

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IRV

inspiratory reserve volume

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MBC

maximal breathing capacity

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MV

minute volume

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MVV

maximal voluntary ventilation

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PND

postnasal drip

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RD

respiratory disease

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RDS

respiratory distress syndrome

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RSV

respiratory syncytial virus

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RV

residual volume

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SARS

severe acute respiratory syndrome

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SIDS

sudden infant death syndrome

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T&A

tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy

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TLC

total lung capacity

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TV

tidal volume

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URI

upper respiratory infection

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VC

vital capacity

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