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990 Nursing acronyms and abbreviations

  • WHO: World Health Organization
    Medical, Medicine, Meterology
  • MRI: Magnetic Resonance Imaging
    Medical, Microscopy, Nursing
  • CNS: Central Nervous System
    Medical, Medicine, Pharmacy
  • ACLS: Advanced Cardiac Life Support
    Medical, Medicine, Postnominal
  • HCFA: Health Care Financing Administration
    Medical, Disability, Finance
  • CBC: Complete Blood Count
    Medical, Physiology, Circulatory system
  • NICU: Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
    Medical, Disability, Educational and health
  • AIDS: Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome
    Medical, Nursing, Microbiology
  • CT: Computed Tomography
    Medical, Nursing, Otolaryngology
  • HIV: Human Immunodeficiency Virus
    Medical, Pharmacy, Otolaryngology
  • LPN: Licensed Practical Nurse
    Medical, United States, Medical qualifications
  • COPD: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
    Medical, Pharmacy, Pathology
  • PET: Positron Emission Tomography
    Medical, SLEEP, Narcolepsy
  • BP: Blood Pressure
    Medical, Blood, Medicine
  • PT: Physical Therapy
    Medical, Medicine, Special Education
  • ASAP: As Soon As Possible
    Technology, Internet slang, Military slang
  • ADL: Activities of Daily Living
    Medical, Special Education, Psychology
  • CP: Cerebral Palsy
    Medical, Special Education, Nursing
  • CAT: Computerized Axial Tomography
    Medical, Educational and health, Health
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  • CT: Computed Tomography
    Medical, Nursing, Otolaryngology
  • AANP: American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
    Medical, Medicine, Academy

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APA
All Acronyms. 2014. Nursing. Retrieved July 24, 2014, from http://www.allacronyms.com/nursing/topic
Chicago
All Acronyms. 2014. "Nursing". http://www.allacronyms.com/nursing/topic (accessed July 24, 2014).
Harvard
All Acronyms. 2014. Nursing, All Acronyms, viewed July 24, 2014, <http://www.allacronyms.com/nursing/topic>
MLA
All Acronyms. "Nursing". 24 July 2014. Web. 24 July 2014. <http://www.allacronyms.com/nursing/topic>