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AAA

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

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ABCD

Airway, Breathing, Circulation,Disability

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ABD

Abdominal Dressing

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AC Space

Antecubital Fossa

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ACLS

Advance Cardiac Life Support

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AED

Automatic External Defribilator

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AEIOUTIPS

Diagnostic tool for altered LOC

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AICD

Automatic internal Cardiac Defribilator

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AIDS

Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome

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ALOC

Altered Level Of Consiousness

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ALS

Advanced Life Support

11

AMI

Acute Myocardial Infarction

12

AMR

American Medical Response

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AMS

Acute Mountain Sickness

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APGAR

Appearance, Pulse, Grimace, Activity, Respirations

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ARDS

Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

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AVL

Automatic Vehicle Location

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AVPU

Alert, Verbal, Painful, Unresponsive

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BLS

Basic Life Support

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BP

Blood Pressure

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BSI

Body Substance Isolation

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BVM

Bag-Valve Mask

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CABG

Coronary Artery Bypass Graft

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CAD

Coronary Artery Disease

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CAD

Computer Aided Dispatch

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CBC

Complete Blood Count

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C/C

Chief Complaint

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CDC

Center For Disease Control

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CHEMTREC

Chemical Transport Emergency Response Center

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CHF

Congestive Heart Failure