Jumat, 21 Maret 2014

Abbreviations, in Nurse English/ Singkatan, di Keperawatan Bahasa Inggris

Abbreviations, in Nurse English

(Source/ Sumber: Pamudya, Leo A.2004. English for Professional Nurses 1.Jakarta: EPN Consultant.)
(Rewritten by/ Diketik kembali oleh: Dimas Erda Widyamarta, www.ithinkeducation.blogspot.com)

A).  Abbreviation: @.Latin Meaning: -.English Meaning: at.

B).  Abbreviation: abd..Latin Meaning: -.English Meaning: abdomen.

C).  Abbreviation: ac.Latin Meaning: ante cibum. English Meaning: before meals.

D).  Abbreviation: ADL. Meaning: ad libitum. English Meaning: at will.

E).   Abbreviation: ax. Meaning: -. English Meaning: axillary.

F).   Abbreviation: bid. Latin Meaning: bis in die. English Meaning: twice a day.

G).  Abbreviation: BM. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: bowel movement.

H).  Abbreviation: BP. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: blood pressure.

I).     Abbreviation: BRP. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: bathroom privileges.

J).     Abbreviation: c. Latin Meaning: cum. English Meaning: with.

K).  Abbreviation: cap. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: capsule.

L).   Abbreviation: c/o. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: complains of.

M). Abbreviation: DOA. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: dead on arrival.

N).  Abbreviation: et. Latin Meaning: et. English Meaning: and.

O).  Abbreviation: Frax, Fx. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: fractional, fracture.

P).   Abbreviation: gtt. Latin Meaning: gutta. English Meaning: drop.

Q).  Abbreviation: h. Latin Meaning: hora. English Meaning: hour.

R).  Abbreviation: H P. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: history and physical

S).   Abbreviation: hs. Latin Meaning: hora somni. English Meaning: hour of sleep (bed time)

T).   Abbreviation: IM. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: intramuscular

U).  Abbreviation: IV. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: intravenous

V).  Abbreviation: KVO. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: keep vein open (with intravenous infusion)

W).Abbreviation: LLQ. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: left lower quadrant (of abdomen)

X).  Abbreviation: LUQ. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: left upper quadrant (of abdomen)

Y).  Abbreviation: NPO. Latin Meaning: non per os. English Meaning: nothing by mouth.

Z).   Abbreviation: nr. Latin Meaning: non repetatur. English Meaning: not to be repeated

AA).                    Abbreviation: “o”. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: orally

BB).                     Abbreviation: od. Latin Meaning: omni die. English Meaning: everyday

CC).                     Abbreviation: OD. Latin Meaning: oculus dexter. English Meaning: right eye

DD).                    Abbreviation: OS. Latin Meaning: osculus sinister. English Meaning: left eye

EE).                      Abbreviation: OT. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: occupational therapy

FF).                       Abbreviation: OU. Latin Meaning: oculus uterque. English Meaning: each eye

GG).                    Abbreviation: pc. Latin Meaning: post cibum. English Meaning: after meals

HH).                    Abbreviation: po. Latin Meaning: per ora. English Meaning: by mouth

II).  Abbreviation: prn. Latin Meaning: pro re nata. English Meaning: when needed

JJ).  Abbreviation: PT. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: Physical therapy

KK).                    Abbreviation: qad or qod. Latin Meaning: quaque altera die. English Meaning: every other day

LL).                      Abbreviation: q2h. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: every 2 hours

MM).                  Abbreviation: q3h, etc. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: every 3 hours

NN).                    Abbreviation: qd. Latin Meaning: quaque die. English Meaning: each day

OO).                    Abbreviation: qid. Latin Meaning: quaque in die. English Meaning: four times a day

PP).                       Abbreviation: qs. Latin Meaning: quantum sufficiat. English Meaning: sufficient quantity

QQ).                    Abbreviation: RLQ. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: right lower quadrant (of abdomen)

RR).                     Abbreviation: ROM. Latin Meaning: -i. English Meaning: range of motion

SS).                       Abbreviation: RUQ. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: right upper quadrant (of abdomen

TT).                       Abbreviation: s. Latin Meaning: sine. English Meaning: without

UU).                    Abbreviation: sob. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: short of breath

VV).                    Abbreviation: spec. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: specimen

WW).                 Abbreviation: stat. Latin Meaning: statim. English Meaning: immediately

XX).                    Abbreviation: sub q. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: subcutaneous

YY).                    Abbreviation: tab. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: tablet

ZZ).                      Abbreviation: tid. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: three times a day

AAA).              Abbreviation: TKO. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: to keep open (intravenous infusion)\

BBB).               Abbreviation: TLC. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: tender loving care

CCC).               Abbreviation: TPR. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: tempreture, pulse and respiration

DDD).              Abbreviation: UA. Latin Meaning: -. English Meaning: urinalysis

EEE).                 Abbreviation: Ung. Latin Meaning: unguentum. English Meaning: ointment.