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RA

Rheumatoid arthritis

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RBBB

right bundle branch block

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RBC

red blood cell (count)

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R.D.

Registered Dietician

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re:

Regarding

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rehab

Rehabilitation

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reps

Repetition

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resp

Respiratory, respiration

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RN

Registered nurse

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R/O or r/o

rule out

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ROM

Range of motion

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RROM

Resistive range of motion

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RR

Respiratory rate

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RT

Respiratory therapist, respiratory therapy

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Rx

Intervention plan, prescription, therapy

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SCI

spinal cord injury

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SC joint

sternoclavicular joint

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sec.

seconds

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SED

suberythemal dose

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sig

Directions for use, give as follows, let it be labeled

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SI(J)

Sacroiliac (joint)

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SLE

systemic lupus erythematosus

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SLP

Speech-language pathologist

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SLR

Straight leg raise

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SNF

skilled nursing facility

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SOAP

subjective,objective,assessment,plan

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SOB

Shortness of breath

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S/P

Status post
(e.g., "S/P hip fx" means "Pt. fx her hip in the recent past)

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spec

Specimen

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stat.

Immediately, at once

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sup

Superior

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Sx

Symptoms

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R

Right

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ROS

review of system

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SACH

solid ankle cushion heel