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151

O/P

Outpatient

152

O2

Oxygen

153

O2Sat

Oxygen Saturation by pulse oximeter

154

OB

Obstetrics

155

Ob-GYN

Obstetrics and Gynecology

156

OD

Overdose

157

OR

Operating Room

158

OTC

Over The Counter

159

oz

Ounce

160

P

Pulse

161

PWD

Pink, Warm and Dry

162

PO

by mouth

163

prn.

As needed, whenever necessary

164

PCN

Penicillin

165

PD

Police Department

166

PE

Pulmonary Embolism

167

PEA

Pulseless Electrical Activity

168

PERRLA

Pupils Equal Round Reactive to Light and Accomidation

169

peds

Pediatrics

170

PID

Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

171

PMH

Past Medical History

172

POV

Privately Owned Vehicle

173

PPD

Purified Protein Derivative (of tuberculin)

174

ppm

Parts Per Million

175

Pt

Patient

176

PVC

Premature Ventricular Contraction

177

q

Every

178

q2h

Every 2 hours

179

q4h

Every 4 hours

180

qd

Every day