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Haney Medical Admin Asst Medical Terminology Chapter 7 Respiratory System Abbreviations

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ABG
Arterial blood gases
AP
Anteroposterior
COPD
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
CPR
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
DOE
Dyspnea on exertion
DPT
Diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus (combined vaccination)
ENT
Ear, nose and throat
ET tube
Endotracheal intubation tube
FVC
Forced vital capacity
HBOT
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy
LLL
Left lower lobe (of the lungs)
PFT
Pulmonary function tests
RDS
Respiratory distress syndrome
TPR
Temperature, pulse and respiration
IPPB
Intermittent positive pressure breathing