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Medical abbreviations deciphered! by AtYourCervix Patient Expert I do tend to talk (type) in medical/nursing abbreviations and terms, so I thought I would create... babies before AMA - against medical advice -- OR --- advanced maternal age (over age 35) - I hate...
New medical webOS apps in the App Catalog by Alan T. Medical Doctor Available in English. Medical Abbreviation Pal is a great tool for anyone in the medical field that needs to use medical abbreviations for charts, records, or data entry. MAP includes over 850...
Commonly Used Medical Terms Made Clear by Bob Aronson Patient Expert By Bob Aronson To most of us the abbreviations and phrases used in the medical world... an emergency room. To save time and clarify communication internally medical professionals have developed...
Medicial Abbreviations by Veronica E. Patient Expert Sometimes when we read articles or speak with our doctors about our condition, we may find this list of abbreviations helpful when researching about fibromyalgia.Click here for a list.
Medical Glossary by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert Below is a compiled list of medical terms relate to diseases of the pancreas, procedures... in the diet. Medications are used for refractory (stubborn) celiac disease. Celiac Plexus Block...
A Microgram of Prevention is Worth a Milligram of Cure: Preventing Medication Errors in Animals by FDA .    Unclear Abbreviations Unclear medical abbreviations are one cause of medication errors.  There are different reasons why veterinarians and medical practitioners use abbreviations in practice, including...
Medication Errors Happen to Pets, Too by FDA as abbreviations. "Unclear medical abbreviations are a common cause of the medication errors we find," Kim-Jung... of abbreviations taught in veterinary and medical schools, and a veterinarian might be more familiar with one...
What All Those Open Enrollment Abbreviations Mean by Robert Davis Patient Expert in an abbreviation--and even the decoded terms are confusing. Here's a list of common benefit abbreviations... to pay for anticipated medical expenses. If you spend $50 a month on prescription drugs, for example...
Kaiser Permanente offers Abbreviated Personal Health Records on a Read Only USB drive for $5.00 by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven as having a list of medications, labs, procedures, etc. on the drive.   Also, recent EKGs and x-ray images are included.  Right... medical information. The read-only drive, designed for use while a person is traveling or...
FDA and ISMP Work to Prevent Medication Errors by FDA to be involved in harmful errors, medications with look-alike or sound-alike names, and error-prone abbreviations... What is the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) doing to help protect consumers from medication errors? FDA’s...

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