Professional Practice Activity

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Dec 13, 2013 (3 years and 7 months ago)

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M120 Medical Terminology



Professional Practice Activity


Instructions

Complete the
medical abbreviations

chart.

(Note that the medical abbreviations are the
same as those
highlighted in yellow in Jane Dare’s Health R
ecord
)
.
In

the second column,
list what each of the individual letters in the abbreviation represents.
In the

third column
define the context or meaning of the term that the abbreviation represents. Use simple
terms. Finally, in
the far right column,
identify the so
urce document. For example,

face
sheet, discharge summary, progress notes, or x
-
ray report.

Abbreviation

Letters Represent

Context Definition
or Application
within the
Patient’s Chart

Source Document

1.

ICD




2.

CM




3.

N/A




4.

ER




5.

C/O




6.

SOB




7.

mg




8.

po




9.

tid




10.

qd




11.

qod




12.

qhs




13.

tabs




14.

prn




15.

cc




16.

HEENT




17.

IV




18.

O2




19.

EKG




M120 Medical Terminology



Professional Practice Activity


20.

CBC




21.

ADL’s




22.

MSW




23.

PT




24.

HCL




25.

VO




26.

>




27.

MOM




28.

UA




29.

GI




30.

IM




31.

D/T




32.

DT




33.

DP




34.

UTI




35.

O
T




36.

LOA




37.

N/G




38.

G
-
tube




39.

BP




40.

P




41.

R




42.

T




43.

CPR




44.

PERL




45.

NAS




M120 Medical Terminology



Professional Practice Activity


46.

CHF




47.

TO




48.

PA




49.

POA




50.

BM




51.

WCR/bca