Common Abbreviations Flashcards Preview

Nursing > Common Abbreviations > Flashcards

Flashcards in Common Abbreviations Deck (25):
1

_
S

Sin, without

2

_
a

Ante, before

3

_
P

Post, after

4

_
X

Except

5

S/p

Status post

6

OR

Operation room, surgery

7

Pt

Patient

8

RN

Registered nurse

9

MD

Medical doctor

10

PT

Physical therapy

11

RT

Respiratory therapy

12

OT

Occupational therapy

13

ST

Speech therapy

14

RD

Registered dietitian

15

MSW

Medical social worker

16

CM

Case manager

17

Abx

Antibiotics

18

Bx

Biopsy

19

Dx

Diagnosis

20

Fx

Fracture

21

Hx

History

22

Rx

Order, prescription

23

Sx

Syndrome

24

Tx

Therapy, treatment

25

_
C

Con, with