18 terms

Building a Medical Vocab- Health Care Report

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H&P?
History and Physical
Pt?
Patient Name
Hx?
History.
CC?
Chief complaint.
HPI?
History of present illness.
PMH?
Past medical history.
FH?
Family history.
ROS?
Review of symptoms.
PE?
Physical examination.
VS?
Vital signs.
Dx?
Diagnosis.
Tx?
Treatment plan.
What should one write instead of 'U'?
Unit
What should one write instead of 'IU'?
International Unit.
What should one write instead of 'Q.D.' (or QD, qd, etc)?
Daily
What should one write instead of 'Q.O.D'?
Every other day.
What should one write instead of 'MS'
Morphine sulfate.
What should one write instead of 'MSO4'?
Magnesium sulfate