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990 Nursing acronyms and abbreviations

  • WHO: World Health Organization
    Medical, Medicine, Health organization
  • MRI: Magnetic Resonance Imaging
    Medical, Microscopy, Nursing
  • CNS: Central Nervous System
    Medical, Medicine, Pharmacy
  • AIDS: Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome
    Medical, Nursing, Microbiology
  • 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
  • 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
  • DM: Diabetes Mellitus
    Medical, Medicine, Diagnosis

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APA
All Acronyms. 2014. Nursing. Retrieved September 2, 2014, from http://www.allacronyms.com/nursing/topic
Chicago
All Acronyms. 2014. "Nursing". http://www.allacronyms.com/nursing/topic (accessed September 2, 2014).
Harvard
All Acronyms. 2014. Nursing, All Acronyms, viewed September 2, 2014, <http://www.allacronyms.com/nursing/topic>
MLA
All Acronyms. "Nursing". 2 September 2014. Web. 2 September 2014. <http://www.allacronyms.com/nursing/topic>

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AMA
All Acronyms. Nursing. http://www.allacronyms.com/nursing/topic. Published September 2, 2014. Accessed September 2, 2014.
CSE
All Acronyms. Nursing [Internet]; Sep 2, 2014 [cited 2014 Sep 2]. Available from: http://www.allacronyms.com/nursing/topic.
MHRA
'Nursing', All Acronyms, 2 September 2014, <http://www.allacronyms.com/nursing/topic> [accessed 2 September 2014]
Bluebook
All Acronyms, Nursing (Sep. 2, 2014, 4:09 PM), available at http://www.allacronyms.com/nursing/topic.
CSE
All Acronyms. Nursing [Internet]; September 2, 2014 [cited 2014 SEP 2]. Available from: http://www.allacronyms.com/nursing/topic.