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HUC Chap #17 Abbrev.

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AA
active assisted
ADL
activities of daily living
ADS
adult distress syndrome
AKA
above the knee amputation
BiW
twice a week
BKA
below the knee amputation
BLE
both or bilateral lower extremities
BUE
both or bilateral upper extremities
CABG
coronary artery bypass graft
CP
cold pack
CPAP
continuous positive airway pressure
CPM
continuous passive motion
CPR
cardiopulmonary resuscitation
CPT
chest percussion therapy
DPI
dry powder inhaler
EPC
electronic pain control
ES
electrical stimulation
ET
endotracheal tube
FWW
front-wheel walker
HA
heated aerosol
HBOT
hyperbaric O2 therapy
HD
hemodialysis
HP
hot packs
ICD
implantable cardioverter-defibrillator
IPPB
intermittent positive pressure breathing
IS
incentive spirometry
ISOM
isometric
lbs, #
pounds
LE
lower extremities
LLE
left lower extremity
L/min
liters per minute
LUE
left upper extremities
LUL
left upper lobe
MDI
metered dose inhaler
NWB
non-weight bearing
O2
oxygen
ORIF
open reduction internal fixation
OT
occupational therapy
PD
peritoneal dialysis
PDPV
postural drainage, percussion and vibration
PEP
positive expiratory pressure
PROM
passive range of motion
PT
physical therapy
PTA
physical therapy assistant
RLE
right lower extremities
RLL
right lower lobe
RML
right middle lobe
ROM
range of motion
RT
respiratory therapist
RUE
right upper extremity
RUL
right upper lobe
SaO, O2 sats
oxygen saturation (on pulse oximetry)
SIDS
sudden infant death syndrome
STM
soft tissue massage
SVN
small volume nebulizer
TENS
transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation
THR, THA
total hip replacement/arthroplasty
TKR, TKA
total knee replacement/arthroplasty
TT
tilt table
TTOT
transtracheal oxygen therapy
Tx
traction
UD
unit dose
USN
ultrasonic nebulizer
WBAT
weight bearing as tolerated
WP
whirlpool
>
greater than
<
less than