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CNA abbreviations #1

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abd
abdomen
a.c.
before meals
A.D.L.
activities of daily living
ad lib
as desired
a.m.
morning
amb.
ambulatory
am't
amount
ASHD
arteriosclerotic heart disease
bid
twice a day
B/B
bowels and bladder
B/P
blood pressure
B.M.
bowel movement
BRP
bathroom privileges
B.R.
bathroom
c (with line over top)
with
CA
cancer
cc
cubic centimeters
CHF
Congestive Heart Failure
CHO
Carbohydrates
c/o
complains of
COPD
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
CVA
Cerebral Vascular Accident
cysto
urinary bladder
d.c.
discontinued
Dr.
Doctor
EKG
electro cardiogram
f.o.b.
foot of bed
ff
force fluids
G.I.
gastrointestinal
gtt
drops
hemo, hema
blood
Hx
history
h.o.b.
head of bead
HOH
hard of hearing
hr
hour