Medical Terminology & Abbrevations Game :) - page 15
Hi, I thought it would be fun to play a little game and learn at the same time. I know there are alot of Student Nurses & Graduate Nurses so I hope ya'll participate. So here are the rules:... Read More
Apr 15, '07Isn't Fifths disease the German measles? I know it is a red rash. Kids get it once in a while.
CAD= Coronary artery disease
Both unofficial diagnosis think ER or ICU
Apr 15, '07
Apr 15, '07IHSS
Sung to the tune of supercalafragileistic ixpialadocious,
It goes like this...........
Idiopathic Hypertrophic Subaortic Stenosis.....
Even though the sound of it is something quite atrocious...
You may even feel it has a very poor prognosis.......
Idiopathic Hypertrophic Subaortic Stenosis.
Um Diddle diddle diddle, um diddle eye.......
Apr 15, '07OK I cheated and googled fith's disease. Spelled wrong. Fifths disease is what we said it was.
Apr 15, '07Quote from nrsang97CVA= cerebral vascular accidentI have a few more.
SAH= secretion of antidiuretic hormone
ICH= intracranial hemorrhage
IICP= increased intracranial pressure
Apr 15, '07SDH=SubDural Hematoma
Never saw the one for TAHBSO=Total Abdominal Hysterectomy Bilateral Salpingo Oophorectomy
GORK (from WAY Back)= God Only Really Knows
How about OLT?
Apr 15, '07Oh, I forgot:
EVD=External Ventricular Drain
Go Neuro Nurses!
Apr 15, '07[quote=nrsang97;2158712]I have a few more.
ICH ---intracrainial Hemorrage
IVH -- Intraventricular Hemmorage
SDH --Subdural Hematoma
SAH --Subaracchnoid Hemorrage
CVA --Cerebral Vascular Accident
IICP -- ? Increased Intracrainial pressure
CPP - Cerebral perfusion pressure
what are -OPM's ??