Girish Akolkar

GIRISH AKOLKAR

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Anaesthetic machine
Anaesthetic vaporizer
Analytical nebulizer
Autoinjector
Bifurcated needle
Capsule (pharmacy)
Cell encapsulation
Cream (pharmaceutical)
Cypher stent
Dermal patch
Douche
Drip chamber
Drug-eluting stent
Dry shampoo
Dry-powder inhaler
Dual therapy stent
Ear drop
Elixir
Emulsion
Enema
Epinephrine autoinjector
Extra-amniotic administration
Eye drop
Fumigatory box
Gel
Gholam A. Peyman
HumaPen
Hypodermic needle
Infusion pump
Inhaler
Intrauterine device
Jet injector
Liniment
Lip balm
Liposome
Lotion
Mark I NAAK
Metered-dose inhaler
Microbial drug delivery
Microdispensing
Microtrol
Modified-release dosage (medicine)
Mouthwash
Murphy drip
Nanocell
Nanoneedle
Nasal spray
Nasal sprays
Nebulizer
Ommaya reservoir
Orally disintegrating tablet
Osmotic controlled-release oral delivery system
Oxygen concentrator
Oxygen mask
Paste (rheology)
Pâteçassaïé
Pegintron Redipen
Pessary
Phonophoresis
Photosensitizer
Pickering emulsion
Pill (pharmacy)
Pill splitting
PSivida
Rebiject II
Relative analgesia machine
Respimat
Reverse smoking
Safety syringe
Self-microemulsifying drug delivery system
Shampoo
Sink condition
Small molecule drug conjugate
Smoking
Softgel
Solution
Suppository
Suspension (chemistry)
Syrette
Syringe
Tablet (pharmacy)
Thin-film drug delivery
Throat lozenge
Tincture
Tinctures
Toothpaste
Topical medication
Transdermal implant
Transdermal patch
Transdermal patches
Transdermal spray
Transfersome
Uniject
Unilamellar liposome
Vaginal ring
Vaporizer (inhalation device)
Vesosome
Zydis
 Hexapod (walker)
Absolute electrode potential
Absolute motion
Absolute pressure
Absolute zero
Absorbance
AC power
Acceleration
Acid
Acid strength
Acid-base reaction
Acoustics
Activated sludge
Activated sludge model
Active transport
Actuator
Acute angle
Adenosine triphosphate
Adhesion
Adiabatic process
Adiabatic wall
Aerobic digestion
Aerodynamics
Aerospace engineering
Afocal system
Agricultural engineering
Albedo
Algae
Algebra
Algorithm
Alkane
Alkene
Alkyne
Alloy
Alpha particle
Alternating current
Alternative hypothesis
Amino acid
Ammeter
Amorphous solid
Ampere
Amphoterism
Amplifier
Amplitude
Anaerobic digestion
Angular acceleration
Angular momentum
Angular velocity
Anion
Annealing (metallurgy)
Annihilation
Anode
ANSI- American National Standards Institute
Antigravity
Antimatter
Antineutron
Antiparticle
Antiproton
Applied engineering
Arc length
Archimedes' principle
Area moment of inertia
Arithmetic mean
Arithmetic sequence
Aromatic hydrocarbon
Arrhenius equation
Artificial intelligence
Assembly language
Atom
Atomic mass
Atomic number
Atomic packing factor
Atomic physics
Atomic structure
Audio frequency
Austenitization
Automation
Automaton
Autonomous vehicle
Avogadro's number
Azimuthal quantum number
Bacteria
Balance sheet
Barometer
Baryon
Base
Battery
Baud
Beam
Beer–Lambert law
Belt
Belt friction
Bending
Bending moment
Benefit–cost analysis
Bernoulli differential equation
Bernoulli's equation
Bernoulli's principle
Beta particle
Binomial random variable
Biocatalysis
Biochemistry
Biology
Biomedical engineering
Biomimetic
Bionics
Biophysics
Biot number
Block and tackle
Body force
Boiler
Boiler (power generation)
Boiling point
Boiling-point elevation
Boltzmann constant
Boson
Boyle's law
Bravais lattice
Brayton cycle
Break-even analysis
Brewster's angle
Brittle
Bromide
Brønsted–Lowry acid–base theory
Brownian motion
Buckingham π theorem
Buffer solution
Bulk modulus
Buoyancy
Calculus
Capacitance
Capacitive reactance
Capillarity
Carbonate
Carnot cycle
Cartesian coordinates
Casting
Cathode
Cathode ray
Cell membrane
Cell nucleus
Cell theory
Center of gravity
Center of mass
Center of pressure
Central force motion
Central limit theorem
Central processing unit
Centripetal force
Centroid
Centrosome
Chain reaction
Change of base rule
Charles's law
Chemical bond
Chemical compound
Chemical equilibrium
Chemical kinetics
Chemical reaction
Chemistry
Chloride
Chloroplast
Chromate
Chromosome
Circle
Circular motion
Civil engineering
Clausius inequality
Clausius theorem
Clausius–Clapeyron relation
Coefficient of performance
Coefficient of variation
Coherence
Cohesion
Combustion
Compensation
Compiler
Compressive strength
Computational fluid dynamics
Computer
Computer engineering
Computer science
Computer-aided design
Computer-aided engineering
Computer-aided manufacturing
Concave lens
Condensed matter physics
Confidence interval
Conjugate acid
Conjugate base
Continuum mechanics
Control systems engineering
Convex lens
Corrosion
Cosmic rays
Coulomb
Coulomb's law
Covalent bond
Crookes tube
Cryogenics
Crystallization
Crystallography
Curvilinear motion
Cyclotron
Dalton's law
Damped vibration
Darcy–Weisbach equation
DC motor
Decibel
Definite integral
Deflection
Deformation (engineering)
Deformation (mechanics)
Degrees of freedom
Delta robot
Delta-wye transformer
Density
Derivative
Design engineering
Dew point
Differential pulley
Diffusion
Dispersion
Displacement (fluid)
Displacement (vector)
Distance
Doppler effect
Drag
Ductility
Dynamics
Dyne
Economics
Elastic modulus
Elasticity
Electric charge
Electric circuit
Electric current
Electric displacement field
Electric field
Electric field gradient
Electric generator
Electric motor
Electric potential
Electric power
Electrical and electronics engineering
Electrical conductor
Electrical insulator
Electrical network
Electrical potential energy
Electrical resistance
Electricity
Electrodynamics
Electromagnet
Electromagnetic field
Electromagnetic radiation
Electromechanics
Electron
Electron pair
Electronegativity
Electronics
Electronvolt
Endothermic
Energy
Engine
Engineering
Engineering economics
Engineering ethics
Engineering physics
Environmental engineering
Enzyme
Escape velocity
Estimator
Euler-Bernoulli beam equation
Exothermic
Falling bodies
Farad
Faraday
Faraday constant
Fermat's principle
Fick's laws of diffusion
Finite element method
FIRST or For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology
Fission
Fluid
Fluid dynamics
Fluid mechanics
Fluid physics
Fluid statics
Flywheel
Focus
Foot-pound
Fracture toughness
Fraunhofer lines
Free fall
Freezing point
Frequency modulation
Friction
Function
Fundamental frequency
Fundamental interaction
Fundamental theorem of calculus
Fundamentals of Engineering Examination
Fusion
Galvanic cell
Gamma rays
Gas
Geiger counter
General relativity
Geometric mean
Geometry
Geophysics
Geotechnical engineering
Gluon
Graham's law of diffusion
Gravitation
Gravitational constant
Gravitational energy
Gravitational field
Gravitational potential
Gravitational wave
Gravity
Ground state
Hadron
Half-life
Haptic
Hardness
Harmonic mean
Heat
Heat transfer
Helmholtz free energy
Henderson–Hasselbalch equation
Henry's law
Hertz
Hexapod (platform)
Hoist
Horsepower
Huygens–Fresnel principle
Hydraulics
Hydrocarbon
Ice point
Ideal gas
Ideal gas constant
Ideal gas law
Identity
Impedance
Inclined plane
Indefinite integral
Industrial engineering
Inertia
Infrasound
Inorganic chemistry
Integral
Integral transform
International System of Units
Interval estimation
Ion
Ionic bond
Ionization
Isotope
'Joule
Kalman filter
Kelvin
Kinematics
Kirchhoff's circuit laws
Kirchhoff's equations
Laminar flow
Laplace transform
LC circuit
Le Chatelier's principle
Lenz's law
Lepton
Lever
L'Hôpital's rule
Light
Linear actuator
Linear algebra
Linear elasticity
Liquid
Logarithm
Logarithmic identities
Lumped element model
Mach number
Machine
Machine code
Machine element
Machine learning
Maclaurin series
Magnetic field
Magnetism
Manufacturing engineering
Mass balance
Mass density
Mass moment of inertia
Mass number
Mass spectrometry
Material properties
Materials science
Mathematical optimization
Mathematical physics
Mathematics
Matrix
Matter
Maxwell's equations
Mean
Measures of central tendency
Mechanical advantage
Mechanical engineering
Mechanical filter
Mechanical wave
Mechanics
Mechanism
Median
Melting
Melting point
Meson
Metal alloy
Metallic bond
Midhinge
Mid-range
Miller indices
Mining engineering
Mobile robot
Mode
Modulus of elasticity
Molality
Molar absorptivity
Molar concentration
Molar mass
Molarity
Molding
Molecular physics
Molecule
Moment of inertia
Multibody system
Multidisciplinary design optimization
Muon
Nanoengineering
Nanotechnology
Navier–Stokes equations
Neutrino
Newtonian fluid
nth root
Nuclear binding energy
Nuclear engineering
Nuclear physics
Nuclear potential energy
Nuclear power
Ohm
Ohm's law
Optics
Organic chemistry
Osmosis
Paraffin
Parallel circuit
Parity (mathematics)
Parity (physics)
Particle accelerator
Particle displacement
Particle physics
Pascal's Law
Pendulum
Petroleum engineering
pH
Phase (matter)
Phase (waves)
Phase equilibrium
Photon
Physical chemistry
Physical quantity
Physics
Planck constant
Plasma physics
Plasticity
Pneumatics
Point estimation
Polyphase system
Power (electric)
Power (physics)
Power factor
Pressure
Probability
Probability distribution
Probability theory
Psi particle
Pulley
Quantum electrodynamics
Quantum field theory
Quantum mechanics
Quantum physics
Quark
Regelation
Relative density
Relative velocity
Reliability engineering
Resistivity
Reynolds number
Rheology
Rigid body
Robonaut
Robotics
Root-mean-square
Root-mean-square speed
Rotational energy
Rotational speed
Sanitary engineering
Saturated compound
Saturation (chemistry)
Scalar (mathematics)
Scalar (physics)
Scalar multiplication
Screw
Series circuit
Servo
Servomechanism
Shadow matter
Shear strength
Shear stress
Shortwave radiation
SI units
Signal processing
Simple machine
Siphon
Solid mechanics
Solid solution strengthening
Solid-state physics
Solubility
Sound
Special relativity
Specific gravity
Specific heat
Specific volume
Specific weight
Spontaneous combustion
State of matter
Statics
Statistics
Stefan–Boltzmann law
Stewart platform
Stiffness
Stoichiometry
Strain
Strain hardening
Strength of materials
Stress
Stress-strain analysis
Stress-strain curve
Structural analysis
Structural load
Sublimation
Subsumption architecture
Superconductor
Superhard material
Surface tension
Surgical robot
Technical standard
Temperature
Tensile force
Tensile modulus
Tensile strength
Tensile testing
Tension member
Theory of relativity
Thermal conduction
Thermal equilibrium
Thermal radiation
Thermodynamics
Thévenin's theorem
Three-phase
Torque
Torsional vibration
Toughness
Trajectory
Transducer
Trigonometric functions
Trigonometry
Trimean
Triple point
Trouton's rule
Truncated mean
Truss
Turbine
Turbomachinery
Turbulence
Ultimate tensile strength
Uncertainty principle
Unicode
Unit vector
Unsaturated compound
Utility frequency
Vacuole
Vacuum
Valence
Valence band
Valence bond theory
Valence electron
Valence shell
Valve
van der Waals equation
van der Waals force
van 't Hoff equation
van 't Hoff factor
Variable capacitor
Variable resistor
Vector space
Venturi effect
Vibration
Viscoelasticity
Viscosity
Volta potential
Voltage
Volt-ampere
Volt-ampere reactive
Volumetric flow rate
von Mises yield criterion
Watt
Wave
Wavelength
Wedge
Weighted mean
Wet-bulb temperature
Wheel and axle
Winsorized mean
X-coordinate
Y-coordinate
Yield
Young's modulus
Zero Defects
Zeroth law of thermodynamics
866A
15 kV AC
2D computer graphics
Abrasion (mechanical)
AC adapter
AC power
AC power plugs and sockets
AC/AC converter
AC/DC conversion
AC/DC receiver design
Active rectification
Actuator
Adaptive control
Adjustable-speed drive
Advanced Z-transform
Affinity law
Agbioeletric
AIEE
Alloy
Alpha–beta transformation
Altair 8800
Alternating current
Alternator
Alternator (auto)
Alternator synchronization
Altitude
Aluminium smelting
Ammeter
Amorphous metal transformer
Ampacity
Ampere
Ampère's circuital law
Ampère's force law
Ampère's law
Amplidyne
Amplifier
Amplitude modulation
Analog circuit
Analog filter
Analog signal
Analog signal processing
Analog-to-digital converter
Annealing (metallurgy)
Anode
Antenna (radio)
Apollo program
Apparent power
Apple Computer
Arc converter
Arc furnace
Arc lamp
Arc welder
Argon
Arithmetic mean
Armature (electrical engineering)
Artificial heart
Artificial intelligence
Artificial neural networks
Asymptotic stability
Asynchronous circuit
Audio and video connector
Audio equipment
Audio filter
Audio frequency
Audio noise reduction
Audio signal processing
Audion tube
Austin transformer
Automatic gain control
Automatic transfer switch
Automation
Autorecloser
Autotransformer
Availability factor
Avalanche diode
Average rectified value
Backward wave oscillator
Balanced line
Ball bearing motor
Balun
Band-pass filter
Band-stop filter
Bandwidth (signal processing)
Bang-bang control
Barlow's wheel
Bartlett's bisection theorem
Base load power plant
Battery (electricity)
Battery eliminator
Bayer filter
Beam tetrode
Beat frequency
Bell Telephone Laboratories
Biasing (electronics)
BIBO stability
Bilinear transform
Bimetallic strip
Biofuel
Biomass
Biomedical engineering
Biot–Savart law
Bipolar junction transistor
Bipolar transistor
Blocked rotor test
Blu-ray Disc
Bode plot
Boolean algebra (logic)
Boolean algebra (structure)
Boost converter
Booster (electric power)
Bound charge
Braking chopper
Branch circuit
Breakdown voltage
Bridge rectifier
Broadcasting
Brush (electric)
Brushed DC electric motor
Brushless DC electric motor
Buchholz relay
Buck converter
Buck–boost converter
Buck–boost transformer
Building codes
Bulb
Busbar
Bushing (electrical)
Butterworth filter
Buzzer
Cable
Cadmium
Calculus
Canadian electrical code
Canadian Standards Association
Capacitance
Capacitor
Capacitor voltage transformer
Capacitor-input filter
Capacitors
Capacity factor
Carbon offset
Carrier current
Carrier wave
Category 3 cable
Category 5e
Category 5e cable
Category 6 cable
Catenary
Cathode
Cathode ray oscilloscope
Cathode ray tube
Cat's-whisker detector
CATV
Cavity magnetron
CCFL inverter
CD
Cell energy
Center tap
Ceramic resonator
Channel (communications)
Charactron
Charge pump
Charge transfer switch
Charge-coupled device
Chebyshev filter
Chemistry
Choke (electronics)
Chopper (electronic)
Circle diagram
Circuit breaker
Circuit breaker panel
Circuit theory
Circuit Total Limitation (CTL)
Clamp meter
Clapp oscillator
Class of accuracy in electrical measurements
Closed-loop controller
Coal
Coax cable
Coaxial cable
Cochlear implant
Cockcroft–Walton generator
Cogeneration
Cold cathode
Cold work
Colossus (computer)
Combined cycle
Commercial off-the-shelf
Communication system
Communications satellite
Communications server
Commutation cell
Commutator (electric)
Compact fluorescent lamp
Compactron
Compensation winding
Complex conjugate
Complex number
Complex systems
Computational biology
Computational Intelligence
Computed tomography
Computer
Computer engineering
Computer hardware
Computer literacy
Computer programming
Computer science
Computer system
Computer-aided design
Computers
Concentric
Conduction band
Constant k filter
Constitutive equation
Consumer electronics
Contactor
Continuous Fourier transform
Continuous signal
Control engineering
Control systems
Control theory
Controllability
Controller (control theory)
Cooling tower
Copper
Copper cable certification
Copper loss
Copper(I) oxide
Copper-clad aluminum
Copper-clad steel
Corona ring
Corrosion
Coulomb
Coulomb's law
CPU
Creep (deformation)
Crest factor
Crossed-field amplifier
Crosstalk
Cruise control
Crystal oscillator
Ćuk converter
Current (electricity)
Current density
Current division
Current source
Current source inverter
Current transformer
Current-to-voltage converter
Cybernetics
Cyber-physical system
Cycloconverter
Cylinder (geometry)
Damping
Damping ratio
Darlington transistor
Data compression
Data networks
DC injection braking
DC-to-DC converter
Decision tree
Deformation (mechanics)
Delay line (disambiguation)
Delta-wye transformer
Demand factor
Demand response
Demodulation
Describing function
Design
Desktop computer
Detector (radio)
DIAC
Dielectric
Differential (mathematics)
Digital audio broadcasting
Digital circuit
Digital computers
Digital control
Digital filter
Digital image processing
Digital micromirror device
Digital protective relay
Digital signal controller
Digital signal processing
Digital television
Digital-to-analog converter
Diode
Diode bridge
Direct current
Direct on line starter
Direct torque control
Discrete cosine transform
Discrete Fourier transform
Discrete signal
Displacement current
Display device
Dissipation
Dissolved gas analysis
Distributed Control System
Distributed element model
Distributed generation
Distribution board
Distribution transformer
Dolby
Dot convention
Doubly fed electric machine
Downsampling
Dqo transformation
Droop speed control
Dual control theory
Dual loop
Ductility
DVD
DVD player
Dynamic braking
Dynamic demand (electric power)
Dynamic programming
Dynamic random access memory
Dynamic system
Dynamo
Earth leakage circuit breaker
Eddy current
Edge detection
Edison effect
Eigenvalues and eigenvectors
Electret
Electric arc
Electric charge
Electric circuit
Electric current
Electric displacement field
Electric distribution systems
Electric field
Electric field gradient
Electric generator
Electric motor
Electric multiple unit
Electric potential
Electric power
Electric power conversion
Electric power distribution
Electric Power Research Institute
Electric power transmission
Electric shock
Electrical circuit
Electrical code
Electrical conductivity
Electrical conductor
Electrical contact
Electrical discharge machining (EDM)
Electrical element
Electrical engineering
Electrical equipment
Electrical generator
Electrical grid
Electrical impedance
Electrical insulation
Electrical insulation paper
Electrical load
Electrical machine
Electrical measurements
Electrical network
Electrical polarity
Electrical power transmission
Electrical resistance
Electrical steel
Electrical substation
Electrical Technologist
Electrical wiring
Electrical wiring in Hong Kong
Electrical wiring in North America
Electrical wiring in the United Kingdom
Electrical wiring regulations
Electricity
Electricity distribution
Electricity generation
Electricity meter
Electricity pylon
Electrification
Electroactive polymers
Electrocardiograph
Electrochemical engineering
Electrodes
Electro-diesel locomotive
Electrodynamics
Electrolytic
Electromagnet
Electromagnetic compatibility
Electromagnetic field
Electromagnetic induction
Electromagnetic radiation
Electromagnetic spectrum
Electromagnetic wave equation
Electromagnetism
Electromechanical
Electro-mechanical
Electromote
Electromotive force
Electron microscope
Electronic amplifier
Electronic circuit
Electronic component
Electronic Control Unit
Electronic design automation
Electronic engineering
Electronic filter
Electronic speed control
Electronics
Electrophorus
Electrostatic motor
Electrostatics
Embedded operating system
Embedded software
Embedded system
Enameled wire
Energy demand management
Energy economics
Energy efficient transformer
Energy returned on energy invested
Energy subsidies
Engineering
Engineering economics
Engineering education
Engineering ethics
Engineering management
Engineering society
Engine-generator
ENIAC
Environmental engineering
Epstein frame
Equalization (audio)
Equalization (communications)
Equivalent circuit
Equivalent impedance transforms
Error correction
Error correction and detection
Error detection
Ethernet
Ethical code
Euclidean geometry
Euler–Lagrange equation
Euler's formula
Euler's identity
Exponential stability
Extended Kalman filter
External electric load
Farad
Faraday shield
Faraday–Lenz law
Faraday's law of induction
Fast Fourier Transform
Fault (power engineering)
Fax
Feed forward (control)
Feedback
Feedback amplifier
Feed-in tariff
Ferrite core
Ferroelectricity
Fiber optic
Fiber optic cable
Field effect transistor
Field-oriented control
Fields of engineering
Filter (signal processing)
Filter capacitor
Finite impulse response
Firmware
First principles
Fleming valve
Fleming's left-hand rule for motors
Fluorescent lamp
Flux linkage
Flyback converter
Flyback transformer
Fokker–Planck equation
Forward converter
Fossil-fuel phase-out
Fossil-fuel power station
Fourier series
Fourier transform
Free space optical communications
Frequency
Frequency changer
Frequency modulation
Frequency response
Full load current
Full-wave rectifier
Fuse (electrical)
Fuzzy control
Gain scheduling
Galvanic corrosion
Galvanometer
Gas-filled tube
Gate turn-off thyristor (GTO)
Gauss's law
Gauss-Seidel method
Generator (circuit theory)
Geothermal power
Germanium
Gigabit
Global Positioning System
Gold
Governor (device)
GPS
Gradient descent
Grid energy storage
Grid-tie inverter
Ground (electricity)
Ground and neutral
Ground-level power supply
Growler (electrical device)
GSM
Gunn diode
Gyrotron
H infinity
Hall effect sensor
Harmonic
Harmonic distortion
Harmonic oscillator
Harmonics (electrical power)
H-bridge
HDTV
Headphone
Heat transfer
Heatsink
Heaviside step function
Henry (unit)
Hertz
Heterostructure
Hi-Fi
High voltage
High-pass filter
High-voltage cable
High-voltage direct current
High-voltage switchgear
Hilbert transform
Holography
Home appliance
Homopolar generator
Homopolar motor
Horsepower
Hot wire barretter
Hradec substation
Humidistat
HVAC
HVDC
HVDC converter station
Hybrid coil
Hybrid electric vehicle
Hybrid Synergy Drive
Hydroelectricity
Hydrogen embrittlement
Hydropower
Hysteresis
IEC61850
IEEE Aerospace and Electronic Systems Society
IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society
IEEE Broadcast Technology Society
IEEE Circuits and Systems Society
IEEE Communications Society
IEEE Dielectrics & Electrical Insulation Society
IEEE Electromagnetic Compatibility Society
IEEE Electron Devices Society
IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society
IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society
IEEE Industrial Electronics Society
IEEE Industry Applications Society
IEEE Information Theory Society
IEEE Instrumentation & Measurement Society
IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Society
IEEE Magnetics Society
IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society
IEEE Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society
IEEE Oceanic Engineering Society
IEEE Photonics Society
IEEE Power & Energy Society
IEEE Reliability Society
IEEE Robotics and Automation Society
IEEE Signal Processing Society
IEEE Society on Social Implications of Technology
IEEE Solid-State Circuits Society
IEEE Systems/ Man/ and Cybernetics Society
IEEE Ultrasonics/ Ferroelectrics/ and Frequency Control Society
IEEE Vehicular Technology Society
IEEE Xplore
IGBT
Image impedance
Image noise reduction
Image processing
Impulse response
Incandescent lamp
Incandescent light bulb
Inchworm motor
Induction coil
induction cooker
Induction generator
Induction motor
Induction regulator
Inductive coupling
Inductive output tube
Inductor
Inductors
Industrial and multiphase power plugs and sockets
Industrial automation
Infinite impulse response
Information
Information appliance
Information communication technology
Information Theory
Input/output
Inrush current
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Institution of Electrical Engineers
Institution of Engineering and Technology
Instrumentation
Instrumentation engineering
Insulation monitoring device
Insulator (electrical)
Integrated circuit
Integrated circuits
Intel 4004
Intel 8080
Intelligent control
Intelligent transportation system
Intermittent energy source
Internal combustion engine
International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC)
International Organization for Standardization
Interrupter
Inverter
Iron loss
Isolated-phase bus
Isolation transformer
Iterative learning control
j operator
Jacobi method
Jedlik's dynamo
JFET
Joule
Joule heating
Kalman filter
Kelvin–Stokes theorem
Kilovolt-ampere
Kirchhoff's circuit laws
Klystron
Kolmogorov backward equation
Lacquer
LAN
Laplace transform
Laser diode
Leakage inductance
Least squares
Light-emitting diode
Line integral
Linear
Linear alternator
linear differential equation
Linear matrix inequality
Linear motor
Linear variable differential transformer
Lineman (occupation)
Litz wire
Load flow study
Load following power plant
Load management
Load profile
Load-loss factor
Local positioning system
LORAN
Lorentz force law
Loss power
Lossless data compression
Lossy data compression
Loudspeaker
Low-pass filter
LTI system theory
Lumen (unit)
Lumped parameters
Lyapunov stability
Lynch motor
Machine learning
Macroscopic
Magnet
Magnet wire
Magnetic blowout
Magnetic circuit
Magnetic constant
Magnetic core
Magnetic core memory
Magnetic field
Magnetic flux
Magnetic flux density
Magnetic moment
Magnetics
Magnetism
Magnetization
Magnetization current
Magnetostatics
Magnetostriction
Magnetron
Magnifying transmitter
Main distribution frame
Mainframe computer
Mains electricity
Mains hum
Mains power systems
Manufacturing engineering
Marginal stability
Marine energy
Marx generator
Maser
Mathematical model
Mathematics
Matrix (mathematics)
Maximum prospective short-circuit current
Maxwell equations
Maxwell's equations
Mean free path
Measurement
Mechanical rectifier
Mechatronics
Medical equipment
Memistor
Mendocino motor
Mercury vapor lamp
Mercury-arc rectifier
Mercury-arc valve
Mesh
Mesh analysis
Mesh networking
Metadyne
Metal detector
Metal rectifier
Metalworking
Micro combined heat and power
Microcontroller
Microelectromechanical systems
Microelectronics
Microfabrication
Microgeneration
Microphone
Microprocessor
Microwave
Microwave oven
Microwave radio
Millman's theorem
Mineral-insulated copper-clad cable
Mobile phone
Modbus
Model predictive control
Modem
Modulation
Modulation transformer
Monoscope
Moore's law
Morse code
MOSFET
Motion control
Motor controller
Motor soft starter
Mp3
MRI
Multics
Multimeter
Multisim
Nameplate capacity
Nanoengineering
Nanoinverter
Nanomotor
Nanotechnology
National electric code
National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA)
Natural gas
Negative feedback
Negative resistance
Negawatt power
Nelson River Bipole
Neodymium magnets
Neon sign
Neon-sign transformer
Net metering
Network analyzer (AC power)
Network cable
Network protector
Neural networks
Nodal analysis
Node (circuits)
Noise cancelling
Noise reduction
Nominal impedance
Nonlinear control
Nonode
Norton theorem
Norton's theorem
Notch filter
NTSC
Nuclear power
Numerical control
Nuvistor
Nyquist frequency
Nyquist stability criterion
Nyquist–Shannon sampling theorem
Observability
Ohm
Ohmmeter
Ohm's law
Oil shale
One-line diagram
On-premises wiring
Open circuit voltage
Open-circuit test
Open-circuit time constant method
Open-circuit voltage
Operational amplifier
Optical fiber
Optimal control
Oscillation
Oscilloscope
Oudin coil
Out of phase
Overhead line
Oversampling
Overshoot (signal)
Overvoltage
Oxidation
Oxygen
Oxygen-free copper
Padmount transformer
Pad-mount transformer
Pantograph (rail)
Paraformer
Parameter estimation
Park transform
Park's transformation
Partial discharge
Passivity (engineering)
Patch cables
Peak demand
Pearl Street Station
Peltier–Seebeck effect
Pentagrid converter
Pentode
Permanent magnet
Permanent magnet synchronous generator
Permeability (electromagnetism)
Personal computer
Personal digital assistant
Perturbation theory
Petroleum
pH meter
Phase (waves)
Phase angle
Phase converter
Phase locked loop
Phase modulation
Phase-fired controllers
Phasor
Phasor (electronics)
Phasor measurement unit
Phonograph
Photocell
Photodetector
Photodiode
Photometer
Photonics
Photoresistor
Phototransistor
Physics
Physis
PID controller
Piezoelectric effect
Piezoelectric motor
Pigovian tax
PIN diode
Planar graph
Plasma (physics)
Plenum cable
Plug-in hybrid
P-N junction
Polarization density
Polyethylene
Polymer
Polyphase coil
Polyphase system
Polypropylene
Polytetrafluoroethylene
Pontryagin's minimum principle
Port (circuit theory)
Positive feedback
Potential difference
Potentiometer
Power
Power BJT
Power cable
Power conditioner
Power consumption
Power converter
Power distribution
Power electronics
Power engineering
Power factor
Power generation
Power grid
Power inverter
Power MOSFET
Power plant
Power quality
Power rating
Power station
Power storage
Power supplies
Power-factor correction
Power-flow study
Power-line carrier communication
Power-line communication
Power-system automation
Power-system protection
Precious metal
Pressure
Printed circuit board
Printer (computing)
Process control
Product lifecycle management
Product safety
Professional communication
Professional engineer
Programmable logic controller
Programming language
Project management
Projection (mathematics)
Protective relay
Proximity effect (electromagnetism)
Pulse transformer
Pulse-amplitude modulation (PAM)
Pulse-code modulation
Pulse-width modulation
Pumped-storage hydroelectricity
Push switch
Push–pull converter
Quadrature booster
Qualitative data
Quality
Quality control
Quality factor
Quantity
Quantization
Radar
Radar cross section
Radio
Radio frequency
Radio transmitter
Railroad
Railway electrification system
Rankine cycle
Rapid transit
Reactive power
Real-time operating system
Receiver (radio)
Rechargeable battery
Reciprocity (electromagnetism)
Record player
Rectifier
Rectiformer
Recursive least squares
Reed switch
Regenerative braking
Regenerative circuit
Relaxation oscillator
Relay
Reliability engineering
Reluctance motor
Remanence
Remote racking system
Remote Sensing
Renewable electricity
Renewable Energy Certificates
Renewable energy payments
Renewable energy policy
Repeating coil
Repowering
Repulsion motor
Resettable fuse
Residual current circuit breaker
Resistive circuit
Resistivity
Resistor
Resolver (electrical)
Resonant cavity
Resonant inductive coupling
Reverse engineering
RF connector
RF engineering
RG-6
Rheoscope
Rheostat
Right hand grip rule
Ripple (electrical)
RLC circuit
Robotics
Robust control
Rogowski coil
Root locus
Root mean square
Rotary converter
Rotary encoder
Rotary switch
Rotary transformer
Rotary variable differential transformer
Rotation (mathematics)
Rotor (electric)
Routh–Hurwitz stability criterion
Routh–Hurwitz theorem
Sallen–Key filter
Sample and hold
Sampling (information theory)
Sampling frequency
Satellite
Satellite radio
Saturation (magnetic)
SCADA
Schmitt trigger
Schottky diode
Scott-T transformer
s-domain
SDTV
Segmentation (image processing)
Selenium
Selenium rectifiers
Semiconductor
Semiconductor device
Semiconductor fabrication
Sensor
Serial communication
Series and parallel circuits
SETI
Shaded-pole motor
Shaft voltage
Shielded twisted pair
Short circuit
Short-circuit test
Shunt (electrical)
SI
Siemens (unit)
Signal (electrical engineering)
Signal (information theory)
Signal noise
Signal processing
Signal strength
Signal-flow graph
Signal-to-noise ratio
Silicon
Silicon controlled rectifier
Silicon Valley
Silver
Sine wave
Single-phase
Single-phase electric power
Single-sideband modulation
Skin effect
Sliding mode control
Slip ring
Small signal model
Smart grid
Smith chart
Software
Software engineering
Solar cell
Solar energy
Solar micro-inverter
Solar power
Soldering
Solenoid
Solid state (electronics)
Solid state physics
Solid-state circuit
Sound recording
Space flight
Space vector modulation
Spark spread
Spark-gap transmitter
Spectrum analyzer
Speech processing
SPICE
Split phase
Square wave
Stability theory
Stable polynomial
Stacking factor
Star-mesh transform
State observer
State space representation
Static VAR compensator
Stator
Steady-state
Steam turbine
Steel
Step response
Stepper motor
Stereophonic sound
Stokes' theorem
Storage tube
Stray capacitance
Structure gauge
Structured cabling
Submarine communications cable
Sulfur hexafluoride
Sulfur hexafluoride circuit breaker
Super grid
Supercomputer
Superconducting electric machine
Superconductivity
Superfluid
Superheterodyne receiver
Superposition theorem
Surge arrester
Surge protection
Switch
Switched reluctance motor
Switched-mode power supply
Switchgear
Symbolic circuit analysis
Symmetrical components
Synchro
Synchronization (alternating current)
Synchronous circuit
Synchronous motor
Synchronous rectification
Synchroscope
Syncom
System identification
System on a chip
System on module
Systems analysis
Tachometer
Tap (transformer)
Tap changer
Taylor series
Technical drawing
Technology
Telecommunication
Telecommunications
Telecommunications cable
Telecommunications engineering
Telecommunications Industry Association
Telegraph
Telephone
Telephone balance unit
Telephone line
Television
Tellegen's theorem
Temperature
Tensile strength
Tensile stress
Tesla (unit)
Tesla coil
Tetrode
Thermal conductivity
Thermal expansion
Thermionic emission
Thermistor
Thermocouple
Thermodynamic efficiency
Thermodynamics
Thermoelectric effect
Thermostat
Thévenin theorem
Third rail
Three-phase
Three-phase AC railway electrification
Three-phase electric power
Three-phase power
Thyristor
Thyristor drive
Tidal power
Time sharing
Time-invariant system
Tin
Topology (electrical circuits)
Toroidal inductors and transformers
Torque
Total harmonic distortion (THD)
Traction battery
Traction current
Traction motor
Traction substation
Transatlantic communications cable
Transatlantic telegraph cable
Transceiver
Transducers
Transfer function
Transformer
Transformer oil
Transformer oil testing
Transformer types
Transformerboard
Transient response
Transils
Transistor
Transmission (telecommunications)
Transmission line
Transmission system operator
Transmission tower
Transmitter
Traveling-wave tube
Trembler coil
TRIAC
Triangle wave
Trigger transformer
Triode
Trolley pole
Trolleybus
Tuned circuit
Twisted pair
Two-phase electric power
Two-port network
Two-sided Laplace transform
Tyco Electronics
Ubiquitous computing
Ultrasonic motor
Ultrasonics
Undersampling
Unijunction transistor
Unipolar motor
Unix
Unshielded twisted pair
Upsampling
Utility frequency
Utility pole
Vacuum capacitor
Vacuum tube
Variable capacitor
Variable-frequency drive
Variac
Varicap
Variety (cybernetics)
Varistor
Varnish
Vector (geometric)
Vector calculus
Vector control (motor)
Vector group
Vehicle-to-grid
Vehicular automation
Velcro
Versorium
Vibrator (electronic)
Video camera tube
Video game console
Video processing
Virtual instrumentation
Virtual power plant
VLSI
Volt
Voltage
Voltage compensation
Voltage controller
Voltage converter
Voltage division
Voltage doubler
Voltage regulation
Voltage regulator
Voltage source
Voltage spike
Voltage-controlled amplifier
Voltage-to-current converter
Volt-ampere
Voltmeter
Volumetric flow rate
War of Currents
Ward Leonard control
Watt
Wattmeter
Waveguide
Waveguide (electromagnetism)
Weber
Welding
Wet Transformer
Whole-life cost
Wiener filter
Wiener process
Williams tube
Wind farm
Wind power
Wind speed
Wind turbine
Wire
Wireless network
Wireless telegraphy
X-ray
Yagi antenna
Y-delta transform
Z3 (computer)
z80
Zener diode
Zigzag transformer
Zilog
Z-transform
1ESS
1FR
2.5G
2G
3G
4ESS
4WTS
5ESS
ACD
ACTS
ADSL
AMA
ANI
BOK
CCIS
CID
CLEC
CLI
CLID
COSMOS
CTI
DDCO
DDD
DDI
DECT
DID
DMS
DNIS
DSL
DTMF
FDM
GPRS
GSM
GST
IDDD
IDF
ILEC
ISD
ISDN
IVR
KSU
LST
MDF
MF
PABX
PBX
PMBX
POTS
PSTN
RCMAC
REN
SF
SIP
SMS
SP Lock
SS7
STD
TAPI
T-CXR
TR
TSPS
TXE
UAX
VoIP
WAP
WATS
WTAI
Acd - Automatic Call Distributor
Advanced Intelligent Network (Ain)
Automated Attendant
Blue Box
Call Originator
Call Waiting
Called Party
Caller
Calling Party
Cocot
Conference Call (Multi-Party Call)
Dial Peer
Dial Tone
Distribution Frame
Emergency Telephone Number
End Instrument
Engset Calculation
Erlang Unit
Fax
Frame
Handoff
Handover
Help Desk
Hunt Group
Infrastructure
Inside Plant
Intelligent Network (In)
Intelligent Network Interface Device (Inid)
Interactive Voice Response (Ivr)
Isdn User Part (Isup)
Line
Local Loop
Long-Distance Operator
On-Premises Wiring
Operator Assistance
Outside Plant
Person-To-Person
Plain Old Telephone Service Or "Pots"
Public Switched Telephone Network (Pstn)
Pupinization
Red Box
Red Telephone Box
Regional Bell Operating Company (Rboc)
Ringer Equivalency Number (Ren)
Ringing Signal
Rural Radio Service
Signalling System 7 (Ss7)
Smartphone
Station-To-Station
Tandem Switch
Telemarketing
Telephone
Telephone Booth
Telephone Call
Telephone Card
Telephone Directory
Telephone Exchange
Telephone Tapping
Teletraffic Engineering
Time Division Multiplexing (Tdm)
Transaction Capabilities Application Part (Tcap)
Trap And Trace
Twx
Vertical Service Code
Voice Over Internet Protocol (Voip)
Voicemail
Wats Line
Western Union
Wide Area Telephone Service (Wats)
Wi-Fi
Wireless Network
Wireless Telephony Applications Interface (Wtai)
Zenith Number
Distalization Appliances:
"New" Distalizer
Barrel Fixed 3-Way
Beneslider
CD Distalizer Nance Appliance with Coil Springs
Carriere Distalizer
Crickett Appliance
Crozat Appliance
Distal Jet
Fast Back Appliance
First Class Appliance
Greenfield Molar Distalizer (Piston Appliance)
Intraoral Body Molar Distalizer (IBMD)
Jones Jig
Keles Slider
Korn Lip Bumper
K Loop Appliance
Lokar Appliance
Mandibular Anterior Repositioning Appliance (MARA)
Molar Distalization Bow
Multi-Distalizing Arch
Pendulum appliance
P-Rax Molar Distalizer
Simplified Molar Distalizer (FROG)
T-Rex
Veltri's Distalizer
Vertical Holding Appliance
Wilson's Bimetric Distalizing Arch
Class II Appliances:
Amoric Torsion Coil
Herbst Appliance
MiniscopeTM Telescoping Herbst
Malu Herbst Appliance
MARA Appliance
Jasper Jumper
Eureka Spring
Twin Force Bite Corrector
Churro Jumper
Klapper Super Spring
Scandee Tubular Jumper
Magnetic Telescopic Device
Bionator Appliance
Higgins Xbow
PowerScope 2
Forsus Appliance
Ventral Telescope
IST Appliance
Biopedic Appliance
Class III Appliances:
Quick Fix
Modified Tandem Appliances (MTA)
Class III Tandem Bow
Intrusion Appliances:
Rapid Molar Intruder
Mesialization Appliances:
Mesial Jet
T Bar Appliance
Vertical Dimension Appliances:
Thurow Appliance
Modified Thurow Appliance
Removable Appliances:
Palatal Finger Spring
Buccal Canine Retractor
Z-Spring
T-Spring
Coffin Spring
Twin-Block Appliance
Frankel II
Mono-Bloc Appliance
Rickonator
Dynamax Appliance
R-Appliance
Anterior Inclined Bite Plate (AIBP)
Schwarz Double Plate
Activator appliance
Split Activator (Bow activator)
Eschler's Modification
Harvold - Woodside Activator
Herren's Activator (1953)
H-Activator
Klammt Activator
LSU Activator
V-Activator
Schwarz Activator
Medium Opening Activator
Expansion and labial segment alignment appliance (ELSAA)
Eganhouse Class III Appliance
Frankel III
Transverse Appliances:
Frankel I- II- IV
Distalization Appliances:
Acrylic Cervical Occipital Anchorage Appliance (ACCO)
Removable Molar distalization splint
Anal plug
Angellift
Artificial cardiac pacemaker
Aspiration therapy
Bigfoot Biomedical
Bionic Pancreas
Bonanno catheter
Cochlear implant
Coronary stent
Cranial electrotherapy stimulation
Cytosorbents Corporation
Deep brain stimulation
Defibrillation
Dr. Young's Ideal Rectal Dilators
D-Rev
Endobronchial valve
Eyerinator
Gait belt
Gastric balloon
Genourob
Halifax Consciousness Scanner
Hong Kong International Medical Devices and Supplies Fair
Hypothermia cap
ImpediMed
Impella
Implantable loop recorder
Ionaco
Iontophoresis
ISO 10993
Ksharsutra
List of soft contact lens materials
Low field magnetic stimulation
MED-EL
Medibio
Medical device manufacturing
Medtronic
MERCI Retriever
MitraClip
Neurostimulation
Niagara Therapy
Open Bionics
OrCam device
Philips
Physio-Control
Polymer sponge
Polymethylsiloxane polyhydrate
Prepex
Prosthesis
Prosthetic Neuronal Memory Silicon Chips
Protected percutaneous coronary intervention
Ptosis crutches
Pump thrombosis
Qardio
RaySearch Laboratories
Replogle tube
Retinal implant
Rotarex
Scoliometer
Shang ring
Siemens Healthineers
Single Use Medical Device Reprocessing
Sinus implant
Skin cell gun
SpineGuard
Stent
Team Consulting
Tinnitracks
Tissuemed
Unicirc
Vaginal syringe
Valvulotome
Ventricular assist device
Balanced salt solution
Banana bag
Dextran
Extravasation (intravenous)
Gelofusine
Haemaccel
Hydroxyethyl starch
Intravenous sodium bicarbonate
Intravenous sugar solution
Intravenous therapy
Lipid emulsion
Murphy drip
Parenteral nutrition
Parkland formula
Pentastarch
Plasma-lyte
Rehydrex
Ringer's lactate solution
Ringer's solution
Saline (medicine)
Saline flush
Tyrode's solution
Volume expander
Water for injection
Y-Set (intravenous therapy)
Asch's septum forceps
Aural snare
Aural/Ear speculum
Aural/Ear syringe
Ballenger's swivel knife
Boyle Davis mouth gag
Bronchoscope
Bull's eye lamp
Chiron lamp
Chisel
Citelli's punch forceps
Cuffed type
Denis Brown's tonsil holding forceps
Doyen's mouth gag
Draffin's bipod metallic stand and Magauran's plate
Electric drill
Eustachian (tube) catheter
Eve's tonsil snare
Fagge's aural forceps
Farabuef's periosteal elevator
Forceps
Freer's double-ended mucoperichondrium elevator
Fuller's bi-valve type
Glegg's nasal polyp snare
Grommet stapedectomy set
Guillotine
Gwyenne Evans Tonsil dissector and anterior pillar retractor
Hartmann's aural forceps
Head Mirror with head band
Head mounted lights with head band
Henckle's punch forceps
Higginson's syringe
Hunter Tod's forceps
Jackson's
Jansen's self retaining
Jenning's mouth gag
Jobson Horne's probe with ring curette
Katz extractor
Killian's long bladed nasal speculum
Killian's nasal bone gouge
Krause's nasal snare
Lack's tongue depressor
Laryngeal mirror
Laryngoscope
Lempert's curette or scoop
Lempert's endaural speculum
Lempert's endural retractor
Lichtwitz antrum-puncture trocar and canula
Long gauze pieces
Luc's nasal forceps
MacEwen's cell seeker with curette
Mastoid gouge
Mirrors
Mollison's self retaining haemostatic
Mollison's self-retaining haemostatic mastoid retractor
Mouth gag
Myringotome
Nasal foreign body hook
Negus' artery forceps
Negus' ligature slipper/knot tier
Negus tonsil artery forceps
Oesophagoscope
Otoscope/Auriscope
Peritonsilar abscess forceps
Portex type
Postnasal/Posterior rhinoscopy mirror (St. Clair Thompson's)
Pritchard's politzerization apparatus
Retractor's (single or double hook)
Rose's sinus washing canula
Seigle's pneumatic speculum
Snares
Speculum
St. Clair Thompson adenoid curette with cage and guard
St. Clair Thompson's long bladed nasal speculum
Staecke's guide and protector
Thudichum's nasal speculum
Tilly's antral bur
Tilly's antral harpoon trocar
Tilly's aural dressing forceps
Tilly's nasal dressing forceps
Tonsil knife
Toynbee's auscultation tube
Tracheal dilator
Tracheal hooks (blunt or sharp)
Tracheostomy tube
Tuning forks
Walsham forceps
Waugh's long dissecting forceps
Wilson's tonsil artery forceps
Yankauer suction tip
Yankauer's nasopharyngoscope
Yorke's tonsil haemostatic clamp
Angular keratome
Arruga's intracapsular forceps
Arruga's needle holder
Artery forceps (haemostat)
Artificial eyes
Barraquer's needle holder
Beer's knife
Blade breaker
Bone punch
Bowman's lacrimal probe
Bowmen's discission needle
Canula
Capsulorhexis forceps
Capsulotomy forceps
Castroveijo's calipers
Castroveijo's corneal trephine
Cat's paw retractor
Chalazion forceps (clamp)
Chalazion scoop
Charts for vision
Colibri forceps
Colour vision:
Conjunctival sac scissors
Contact lenses
Corneal spring scissors
Crescent knife (Sclero-corneal splitter)
Cryoprobe
Cystitome
de' Wecker's iris scissors
Desmarre's lid retractor
Diamond knife
Disc holding forceps
Distant vision
E Chart
Electrocautery
Electrolysis
Elliot's trephine with handle
Elschnig's intracapsular forceps
Entropion clamp
Entropion forceps
Enucleation scissors
Epilation forceps (Cilia forceps)
Evisceration spoon or scoop
Fixation forceps
Forceps:
Foreign body spud and needle
Guarded eye speculum (left and right)
Hammer - chisel and bone gouge
Implants
Intraocular lens
Iris forceps
Iris repository
Irrigating vectis
Irrigation-aspiration two-way canula
Ishihara's chart
Jackson's cross cylinder
Jager's chart
Keratotome
Knives
Lacrimal canula
Landolt's broken ring chart
Lang's lacrimal dissector with scoop
Lens expressor
Lid plate
Loupe
MacPherson's forceps
Maddox rod
McNamar's spoon
Muller's self retaining adjustable haemostatic retractor
Near vision
Needle holders:
Nettleship's punctum dilator
Phacoemulsification
Phoropter
Pin-hole
Placido's disc
Plain dissecting forceps
Pre-chopper
Printer's types of N series
Prisms
Red green goggles
Refraction box
Regional language charts
Retinoscope
Retractor
Rougine
Saint Martin's forceps
Scissors
Side-port blade
Silcock's needle holder
Sinsky's hook intraocular lens dialer
Slit lamp bio microscope
Snellen's distant vision chart
Snellen's near chart (1/17th reduction of distant chart)
Spectacles (glasses)
Speculum
Stenopaeic slit
Strabismus hook
Superior rectus holding forceps
Surgical scalpel with small blades
Suture tier forceps
Thermo-cautery
Tonometers
Tookes' knife (Sclero-corneal splitter)
Toric Marker
Toys pr picture chart
Universal eye speculum
Vannas' scissors
von Graefe's cataract knife
Wire Speculum
Wire vectis
Yttrium aluminium garnet laser (YAG laser)
Zeigler's knife
Instrument sterilizers
Dressing drums
The microscope
Various stains:
Hot air oven
Koch's or Arnold's steam sterilizer
A pressure cooker
Biological and chemical indicators
Filters:
Candle filter
Diatomaceous earth filters like the Berkefeld filter
Unglazed porcelain filters like the Chamberland filter
Disk filter or Seitz filter
Sintered glass filter
Membrane filter and Syringe filter
Air filter
Radiation:
Gamma ray source
X-ray source
Infrared light source
Ultraviolet light source
Inspissator
Tyndallizer
Water bath
Needle Destroyer
Sharps container
Cardboard biomedical waste containers
Reusable tubs
Colour coded biomedical waste bags (India)
Yellow plastic bags
Red disinfected container or plastic bags
Blue or White plastic bag or puncture proof containers
Black Plastic bag or puncture proof containers
Disinfectants
Incinerators
Arterial & jugular tubes
Autopsy hammer
Autopsy saws
Autopsy table
Blades
Bone saw
Brain knife
CO2
Dissecting scissors
Dissection scissors
Double-ended probe
Fingerprint set
Foley catheter
Formaldehyde
Goggles
Head rest
Jackets aprons
Mallet
Medical syringes
Metacarpal saw
Nasogastric tube
Non-absorbable sutures
Osteometric board
Postmortem needles
Restraint
Rib shears
Rubber gloves
saturated Common salt solution / Rectified spirit
Scalpel
Skull breaker
Skull key
Specimen jars/envelopes/packets
Speculum
Sternal saw
Swabs
Tongue tie
Toothed forceps
Towel clamps
Water bath
X-ray boxes
aprons
Arterial & jugular tubes
Autopsy table
Bone saw
Dissecting knife
Dissecting scissors
Dissection scissors
Double-ended probe
Formaldehyde
Goggles
Head rest
Jackets
Large knife
Mallet
Metacarpal saw
Refrigerators
Rib shears
Ropes
Rubber gloves
Scalpels
Skull breaker
Skull key
Specimen jars
Sternal saw
Tongue tie
Toothed forceps
X-ray boxes
Air Techniques
Amosan
Articaine
Articulator
Bien-Air Medical Technologies
Bocasan
CEREC
Clear aligners
Debacterol
Dental braces
Dental curing light
Dental dam
Dental drill
Dental engine
Dental explorer
Dental floss
Dental instruments
Dental key
Dental laser
Dental torque wrench
Dental vibration appliance
Digital dentistry
Electric toothbrush
Electronic apex locator
Er:YAG laser
Lentulo spiral
Loupe
Luxator
Mandibular advancement splint
Midmark
Miswak
Mouth mirror
Mouth prop
Mouthguard
Oral irrigator
Oral-B Glide
Orthodontic headgear
Palatal expansion
Periodontal curette
Periodontal probe
Periodontal scaler
Periowave
Preformed metal crown
Procaine
Quad helix
Retainer (orthodontics)
Rinn's film holders
Self-ligating bracket
SmileDirectClub
Sonicare
Syntette
Teeth cleaning twig
Tempoff
Tongue cleaner
Tooth Tunes
Toothbrush
Toothpick
Ultrasonic toothbrush
W&H Dentalwerk
Cystoscope
Ultrasonic Stone Disintegration Apparatus
Ureteric Balloon Catheter
Urethral Sound
APC unit
Balloon dilator
Band ligator
Colonoscope
Duodenoscope
Endoscopy snare
Enteroscope
Flexible sigmoidoscope
Gastroscope
Heater probe
Menghini needle or Tru-Cut needle
PEG tube
Rigid sigmoidoscope
Savary-Gilliard dilator
Sengstaken-Blakemore tube
Ultrasound endoscope
Video capsule
AAA - Abdominal aortic aneurysm
AAS - Aarskog–Scott syndrome
ABCD syndrome - albinism/ black lock/ cell migration disorder
ACC - Agenesis of the corpus callosum
ACS - Acute coronary syndrome
ACTH deficiency - Adrenocorticotropic hormone deficiency
AD - Alzheimer's Disease
AD - Attachment disorder
ADD - Attention deficit disorder
ADD-RT - Attention deficit disorder – residual type
ADEM - Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis
ADHD - Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
AF - Atrial fibrillation
AGS - Aicardi–Goutieres syndrome
AHC - Alternating hemiplegia of childhood
AIDS - Acquired immune deficiency syndrome
AIP - Acute intermittent porphyria
ALA DD - Doss porphyria/ALA dehydratase deficiency/Plumboporphyria
ALI - Acute lung injury
ALL - Acute lymphoblastic lymphoma
ALS - Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
AMD - Age-related macular degeneration
AOS - Apraxia of speech
APA - Aldosterone-producing adenoma
APS - Antiphospholipid syndrome
ARBD - Alcohol-related birth defects
ARD - Adult Refsum disease
ARDS - Acute respiratory distress syndrome
ARND - Alcohol-related neurodevelopmental disorder
AS - Ankylosing spondylitis
AS - Asperger syndrome
ASD - Atrial septal defect
ASDs - Autism spectrum disorders
ASS - African Sleeping Sickness
A-T - Ataxia-telangiectasia
AVMs - Arteriovenous malformations
BBS - Bashful bladder syndrome
BD - Binswanger's disease
BEB - Benign essential blepharospasm
BEH - Behaviorally/emotionally handicapped
BH - Behaviorally handicapped
BMD - Becker's muscular dystrophy
BPD - Borderline personality disorder
BPH - Benign prostatic hyperplasia
BS - Bloom's syndrome
BSE - Bovine spongiform encephalopathy
BSS - Brown–Sequard syndrome
BV - Bacterial vaginosis
CACH - Central nervous system hypomyelination
CAD - Coronary artery disease
CADASIL - Cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with sub-cortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy
CAPD - Central auditory processing disorder
CCD - Considerable conduct disorder
CCHF - Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever
CCHS - Congenital central hypoventilation syndrome
CCM - Cerebral cavernous malformation
CDG - Congenital disorder of glycosylation
CDGS - Carbohydrate deficient glycoprotein syndrome
CEP - Congenital erythropoietic porphyria
CESD - Cholesteryl ester storage disease
CF - Cystic fibrosis
CFIDS - Chronic fatigue immune dysfunction syndrome
CFS - Chronic fatigue syndrome
CGBD - Corticobasal ganglionic degeneration
CH - Cluster headache
CHARGE syndrome - Coloboma of the eye/ heart defects/ atresia of the nasal choanae/ retarded growth & or development/ genital abnormalities/ ear abnormalities
CHD - Congenital heart disease
CHD - Congenital hip dysplasia
CHD - Coronary heart disease
CHF - Congestive heart failure
CIDP - Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy
CIPA - Congenital insensitivity to pain with anhidrosis
CJD - Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease
CMs - Chiari malformations
CMT disease - Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease
COFS - Cerebro-oculo-facio-skeletal syndrome
COPD - Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
CP - Cerebral Palsy
CP/CPPS - Chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome
CPDD - Calcium pyrophosphate deposition disease
CPM - Central pontine myelinolysis
CPPS - Chronic pelvic pain syndrome
CRF - Chronic renal failure
CRKP - Carbapenem resistant Klebsiella pneumonia
CRPS - Complex regional pain syndrome
CSA - Central sleep apnea
CSD - Cat scratch disease
CVD - Cardiovascular disease
DAS - Developmental apraxia of speech
DBA - Diamond–Blackfan anemia
DBMD - Duchenne–Becker muscular dystrophy
DD - Developmental disability
DEF - Deaf
DF - Dengue fever
DH - Developmentally handicapped
DHF - Dengue hemorrhagic fever
DiG - DiGeorge syndrome
DISH - Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis
DLB - Dementia with Lewy bodies
DM - Diabetes mellitus
DMD - Duchenne muscular dystrophy
DP - Doss porphyria/ALA dehydratase deficiency/Plumboporphyria
DRSP disease - Drug-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae disease
DS - Down syndrome
DSPS - Delayed sleep phase syndrome
DTs - Delirium tremens
DVD - Developmental verbal dyspraxia
DVT - Deep vein thrombosis
ED - Emotionally disturbed
EDS - Ehlers–Danlos syndrome
EDS - Excessive daytime sleepiness
EEE - Eastern equine encephalitis
EHK - Epidermolytic hyperkeratosis
EMH - Educable mentally handicapped
EMR - Educable mentally retarded
ENS - Epidermal nevus syndrome
EPM - Extrapontine myelinolysis
EPP - Erythropoietic protoporphyria
ESRD - End-stage renal disease
ESS - Empty sella syndrome
FAE - Fetal alcohol effects
FAS - Fetal alcohol syndrome
FASDs - Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
FFI - Fatal familial insomnia
FMA - Focal muscular atrophies
FMD - Fibromuscular dysplasia
FMS - Fibromyalgia syndrome
FSP - Familial spastic paraparesis
FTD - Frontotemporal dementia
FVS - Fetal valproate syndrome
FXS - Fragile X syndrome
GAD - Generalized anxiety disorder
GAN - Giant axonal neuropathy
GAS disease - Group A Streptococcal disease
GBS - Guillain–Barré syndrome
GBS disease - Group B Streptococcal disease
GCE - Glycine encephalopathy
GD - Gestational diabetes
GERD - Gastroesophageal reflux disease
GI - Gastrointestinal
GIB - Gastrointestinal bleeding
GN - Glossopharyngeal neuralgia
GSS disease - Gerstmann–Straussler–Scheinker disease
GT/LD - Gifted and learning disabled
GVHD - Graft-versus-host disease
GWD - Guinea worm disease
HAS - Holmes–Adie syndrome
HCP - Hereditary coproporphyria
HD - Huntington's disease
HDL2 - Huntington's disease–like 2
HELLP syndrome - Hemolytic anemia- elevated liver enzymes and low platelet count syndrome
HFA - High-functioning autism
HFMD - Hand- foot- and mouth disease
HFRS - Hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome
HI - Hearing impaired
HiB disease - Haemophilus influenzae type B disease
HMSN Type III - Hereditary motor and sensory polyneuropathy type III (see Dejerine–Sottas syndrome)
HOH - Hard of hearing
HPRT deficiency - Hypoxanthine-guanine phosphoribosyl transferase deficiency
HPS - Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome
HPV Infection - Human papillomavirus infection
HSP - Hereditary spastic paraplegia
HTN - Hypertension
IBD - Inflammatory bowel disease
IBIDS syndrome - Ichthyosis- brittle hair- intellectual impairment- decreased fertility- and short stature syndrome
IBM - Inclusion body myositis
IBS - Ichthyosis bullosa of Siemens
IBS - Irritable bowel syndrome
IC/PBS - Interstitial cystitis/painful bladder syndrome
ICF syndrome - Immunodeficiency- centromere instability and facial anomalies syndrome
IED - Intermittent explosive disorder
IFAP syndrome - Ichthyosis follicularis- alopecia- and photophobia syndrome
IHA - Idiopathic hyperaldosteronism
INAD - Infantile neuroaxonal dystrophy
IP - Incontinentia pigmenti
IRD - Infantile Refsum disease
IS - Infantile spasm
ITP - Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura
JAS - Juvenile anklosing spondylitis
JE - Japanese encephalitis
JHD - Juvenile Huntington's disease
JRA - Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
KS - Kawasaki syndrome
KSS - Kearns–Sayre syndrome
KTS - Klippel–Trenaunay syndrome
KTW Syndrome - Klippel–Trenaunay–Weber syndrome
LCM - Lymphocytic choriomeningitis
LD - Learning disabilities/differences
LD - Legionnaires' disease
LEMS - Lambert–Eaton myasthenic syndrome
LFA - Low-functioning autism
LGV - Lymphogranuloma venereum
LKS - Landau–Kleffner syndrome
LNS - Lesch–Nyhan syndrome
LP - Lipoid proteinosis
LP - Little person/people
MAC - Mycobacterium avium complex
MBD - Minimal brain dysfunction
MCS - Multiple chemical sensitivities
MD - Muscular dystrophy
MDD - Major depressive disorder
MDR TB - Multi-drug-resistant tuberculosis
MID - Multi-infarct dementia
MJD - Machado–Joseph disease
ML - mucolipidoses
MLD - Metachromatic leukodystrophy
MMA - Monomelic amyotrophy
MMR - Measles- mumps- rubella
MMRV - Measles- mumps- rubella- varicella
MND - Motor neuron disease
MOH - Medication overuse headaches
MPD - Myeloproliferative disorders
MPS I - Mucopolysaccharoidosis type I (see Hurler syndrome)
MPS II - Mucopolysaccharoidosis type II (see Hunter syndrome)
MPS III - Mucopolysaccharoidosis type III (see Sanfilippo syndrome)
MPS IV - Mucopolysaccharoidosis type IV (see Morquio syndrome)
MPS VI - Mucopolysaccharoidosis type VI (see Maroteaux–Lamy syndrome)
MPS VII - Mucopolysaccharoidosis type VII (see Sly syndrome)
MR/DD - Mentally retarded/developmentally disabled
MRSA - Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
MS - Multiple sclerosis
MSA - Multiple system atrophy
MSDD - Multi-sensory developmental delays
NAS - Neonatal abstinence syndrome
NBIA - Neurodegeneration with brain iron accumulation
NCL - Neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis
NF1 - Neurofibromatosis type 1
NF2 - Neurofibromatosis type 2
NKH - Nonketotic hyperglycinemia
NLD - Nonverbal learning disability
NMDs - Neuronal migration disorders
NMO - Neuromyelitis optica
NMS - Neuroleptic malignant syndrome
NP - Niemann–Pick disease
NPC1 - Niemann–Pick disease- type C1
NPH - Normal pressure hydrocephalus
NTD - Neural tube defect
NTDs - Neural tube defects
OA - Osteoarthritis
OCD - Obsessive-compulsive disorder
ODD - Oppositional defiant disorder
OMA - Ocular motor apraxia
ON - Osteonecrosis
OPC - Oropharyngeal candidiasis
OPCA - Olivopontocerebellar atrophy
OSA - Obstructive sleep apnea
PBC - Primary biliary cirrhosis
PBD - Peroxisome biogenesis disorders
PCOS - Polycystic ovarian syndrome
PCT - Porphyria cutanea tarda
PD - Parkinson's disease
PDD - Pervasive developmental disorder
PDD/NOS - Pervasive developmental disorder not otherwise specified
PDD-NOS - Pervasive developmental disorder not otherwise specified
PKAN - Panthothenate kinase-associated neurodegeneration
PLMD - Periodic limb movement disorder
PLS - Primary lateral sclerosis
PMD - Pelizaeus–Merzbacher disease
PML - Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy
PMS - Premenstrual syndrome
POTS - Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome
PPMA - Postpolio progressive muscular atrophy
PPS - Post-polio syndrome
PSC - Primary sclerosing cholangitis
PSP - Progressive supranuclear palsy
PVL - Periventricular leukomalacia
PW - Port-wine stain
Q fever - Query fever
RA - Rheumatoid arthritis
RAD - Reactive airway disease
RIND - Reversible ischemic neurologic deficit
RLF - Retrolental fibroplasias
RLS - Restless legs syndrome
RMDs - Repetitive motion disorders
ROP - Retinopathy of prematurity
RS - Reye's syndrome
RSD - Reflex sympathetic dystrophy
RTI - Respiratory tract infection
SARS - Severe acute respiratory syndrome
SB - Spina bifida
SBS - Shaken baby syndrome
SC - Sydenham chorea
SD - Saint Vitus's dance (see Sydenham chorea)
SIDS - Sudden infant death syndrome
SIRS - Systemic inflammatory response syndrome
SIS - Shaken infant syndrome
SLE - Systemic lupus erythematosus
SM - Selective Mutism
SMA - Spinal muscular atrophy
SMEI - Severe myoclonic epilepsy of infancy
SMS - Smith–Magenis syndrome
SOD - Septo-optic dysplasia
SPS - Stiff person syndrome
SSPE - Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis
STD - Sexually transmitted disease
STEMI - ST-elevation myocardial infarction
SUNCT - Short-lasting unilateral neuralgiform headache with conjunctival injection and tearing
SWS - Sturge–Weber syndrome
TAC - Trigeminal autonomic cephalalgia
TB - Tuberculosis
TBI - Traumatic brain injury
TCS - Tethered cord syndrome
TEF - Tracheoesophageal fistula
TIA - Transient ischemic attack
TMH - Trainable mentally handicapped
TMJ/TMD - Temporomandibular joint disorder
TMR - Trainable mentally retarded
TN - Trigeminal neuralgia
TOS - Thoracic outlet syndrome
TS - Tourette syndrome
TS - Tuberous sclerosis
TSC - Tuberous sclerosis
TSEs - Transmissible spongiform encephalopathies
TSP - Tropical spastic paraparesis
TTH - Tension type headache
TTP - Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura
UC - Ulcerative Colitis
UCPPS - Urologic Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome (IC/BPS + CP/CPPS)
UDA - Urticaria-deafness-amyloidosis
URI - Upper respiratory infection
UTIs - Urinary tract infections
VCFS - Velo cardio facial syndrome
vCJD - variant Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease
VD - Venereal disease
VHF - Viral hemorrhagic fever
VHL - Von Hippel–Lindau disease
VP - Variegate porphyria
VSD - Ventricular septal defect
VVC - Vulvovaginal candidiasis
VWM disease - Vanishing white matter disease
WAGR syndrome - Wilms tumor/ aniridia/ genitourinary anomalies/ and mental retardation syndrome
WD - Wilson's disease
WEE - Western equine encephalitis
WS - Williams syndrome
XDR TB - Extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis
XLSA - X-linked sideroblastic anemia
XP - Xeroderma pigmentosa
YSS - Young Simpson syndrome
YVS - Yunis–Varon syndrome
ZBLS - Zadik–Barak–Levin syndrome
@ - at
< - less than
> - greater than
1/2NS - half-normal saline (0 45%)
a c  - before meals
a c h s / ac&hs - before meals and at bedtime
a d  - right ear
a l / a s  - left ear
a m  - morning/ before noon
a u  - both ears
aa/ āā/ ĀĀ - of each
AAA - apply to affected area
ad  – add
ad lib  - Latin/ "at one's pleasure"; as much as one desires; freely
ad us  - According to custom
add  – add
add; let there be added
admov  - apply [or] add
æq  – equal
agit  - agitate (stir or shake)
alt  d / alt  dieb  - every other day; on alternate days
alt  h / alt  hor  - every other hour; at alternate hours
amp  - ampule (ampul/ ampoule)
amt – amount
aq  – water
aq  bull  - boiling water
aq  com  - common water
aq  dest  - distilled water
aq  ferv  - hot water
ATC - around the clock
b i d / b d  - twice daily
b t  – bedtime
BDS/ b d s  - twice daily
bib  – drink
bis – twice
bis in 7 d  - twice a week
bis ind  - twice a day
BM - bowel movement
BNF - British National Formulary
bol  - as a large single dose (usually intravenously)
BP/ Ph Br  - British Pharmacopoeia
BS - blood sugar
BSA - body surface area
bucc  - buccal (inside cheek)
c c  - with food [or] cubic centimeter
c m  - tomorrow morning
c m s  - to be taken tomorrow morning
c n  - tomorrow night
c v  - tomorrow evening
c/ c  - with (usually written with a bar on top of the "c")
cap  - let him take (let the patient take)
cap / caps  – capsule
cf  – compare
cib  – food
cochl  – spoonful
cochl  ampl  - an ample spoonful (a tablespoonful)
cochl  infant  - a small spoonful (a teaspoonful)
cochl  mag  - a large spoonful (a tablespoonful)
cochl  mod  - a modest spoonful (a dessert-spoonful)
cochl  parv  - a scant spoonful (a teaspoonful)
colet  - let it be strained
comp  – compound
contin  - let it be continued
cpt  - let him take (let the patient take)
cr / crm – cream
CST - continue same treatment
cuj  - of which
cyath  - a glassful
cyath  vinos  - a wine-glassful
d  in p  æ  - divide into equal parts
d t d  - give of such doses
D/ d  - days [or] doses
D10W/ D10W - dextrose 10% in water (intravenous sugar solution)
D5LR - dextrose 5% in lactated Ringer's solution (intravenous sugar solution)
D5NS - dextrose 5% in normal saline (0 9%) (intravenous sugar solution)
D5W/ D5W - dextrose 5% in water (intravenous sugar solution)
da – give
DAW - dispense as written (i e / no generic substitution)
DC/ dc/ D/C/ disc - discontinue [or] discharge
decoct  – decoction
det  - let it be given
dieb  alt  - every other day; on alternate days
dil  – dilute
dim  - one-half
disp  - dispersible [or] dispense
div  – divide
dL – deciliter
DS - double strength
DTO - deodorized tincture of opium
DW - distilled water [or] dextrose in water (intravenous sugar solution)
e m p  - as directed (in the manner prescribed)
elix  – elixir
emuls  – emulsion
EOD - every other day
et – and
ex aq  - in water
exhib  - let it be given
f  - make; let it be made
f h  - make a draught
f m  - make a mixture
f pil  - make a pill
f s a  - make according to art
fl / fld  - fluid (usually meaning specifically liquid in health care)
ft  - make; let it be made
g/ gm - gram (modern SI symbol is g/ not gm)
garg  – gargle
gr  – grain
gtt(s) - drop(s)
gutt  - drop(s)
H – hypodermic
h s  - at bedtime [or] half-strength
h/ hr/ hor  – hour
habt  - let him have
hor  alt  - every other hour (every second hour; at alternate hours)
hor  decub  - at bedtime
hor  intermed  - at intermediate hours
hor  tert  - every third hour
i - one tablet
i m / IM – intramuscular
I v / IV – intravenous
I v p / IVP - intravenous push
IBW - ideal body weight (for dosing based on clearance estimation)
ID – intradermal
ii - two tablets
iii - three tablets
IJ/ inj  – injection
IN – intranasal
ind  – daily
inf  - infusion (extraction) / intravenous infusion
IP – intraperitoneal
IT – intrathecal
IU - international unit
IVPB - intravenous piggyback
kg – kilogram
l c d  - coal tar solution
LAS - label as such
lat  dol  - to the painful side
lb  – pound
let there be added
lin – liniment
liq  – solution
lot  – lotion
℔ - pound
M / m  – mix
m d u  - to be used as directed
mane - in the morning
max  – maximum
mcg – microgram
mEq – milliequivalent
mg – milligram
mg/dL - milligrams per deciliter
MgSO4 - magnesium sulfate
min  - minimum [or] minim [or] minute
mist  – mixture
mit / mitt  – send
mL – milliliter
mod  præscript  - in the manner directed
MS - morphine sulfate or magnesium sulfate
MSO4 - morphine sulfate
nebul/ neb  - a spray (such as for insufflation)- nebulizer
NMT - not more than
noct  - at night
non rep  - no repeats (no refills)
NPO/ n p o  - nothing by mouth
NS - normal saline (0 9%)
NTE - not to exceed
o 2/ o2 - both eyes
o d  - every day (once daily) (preferred to "qd" in the UK)
o d  - right eye
o m  - every morning
o n  - every night
O s  - left eye
O u  - both eyes
omn  bih  - every 2 hours
omn  hor  - every hour
OPD - once per day
oz – ounce
p  – continue
p c  - after meals
p c h s / pc&hs - after meals and at bedtime
p m  - evening or afternoon
p o  - by mouth or orally
p r / PR – rectally
p r n / PRN - as needed
p v / PV – vaginally
part  æq  - equal parts
per - by or through
Ph Br / BP - British Pharmacopoeia
Ph Eur  - European Pharmacopoeia
Ph Int  - International Pharmacopoeia
pig /pigm  – paint
ppt  – prepared
pt  – continue
pulv  – powder
q - every/ per
q 1 h/ q 1° - every 1 hour (can replace "1" with other numbers)
q a d  - every other day
q a m  - every morning (every day before noon)
q d /q 1 d  - every day
q d a m  - once daily in the morning
q d p m  - once daily in the evening
q d s  - 4 times a day
q h  - every hour
q h s  - every night at bedtime
q i d  - 4 times a day
q l  - as much as is requisite
q n  - every night
q o d  - every other day
q p m  - every evening (every day after noon)
q q  - every each
q q h  - every 4 hours
q s  - as much as suffices; a sufficient quantity
q v  - at will [or] which see
q4PM - at 4 pm (can replace "4" with other numbers)
QWK - every week
rep  - let it be repeated
rep / rept  – repeats
RL/ R/L - Ringer's lactate
Rx/ Rx/ RX/ ℞ - take (often effectively a noun meaning "prescription"—medical prescription or prescription drug)
s  - write (write on the label)
s - without (usually written with a bar on top of the "s")
s a  - according to the art (accepted practice or best practice)
s i d  - once a day
s o s / si op  sit - if there is a need
s s / SS - one-half [or] sliding scale
SC – subcutaneous
sem  – seed
sig  - write (write on the label)
sing  - of each
SL/ s l  - sublingually/ under the tongue
SOB - shortness of breath
sol  – solution
SQ – subcutaneously
SSI - sliding scale insulin or sliding scale regular insulin
SSRI - selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor [or] sliding scale regular insulin
st  - let it stand (for example/ for settling)
stat – immediately
SubQ – subcutaneously
sum  - let him take [or] let it be taken
supp  – suppository
susp  – suspension
syr  – syrup
℈ - scruple
t d s / TDS - 3 times a day
t i d / t d  - 3 times a day
t i w  - 3 times a week
tab  – tablet
tal / t  – such
tbsp – tablespoon
tinct  – tincture
top  – topical
TPN - total parenteral nutrition
tr/ tinc / tinct  – tincture
trit  - grind to a powder
troch  – lozenge
tsp – teaspoon
U – unit
u d / ut  dict  - as directed
ung  – ointment
USP - United States Pharmacopeia
vag  - vaginally
w – with
w/a - while awake
w/f - with food (with meals)
w/o – without
X/ x – times
YO/ y o  - years old
℥ - ounce
ʒ - dram (drachm)
μg – microgram
# - fracture
#NOF - fracture to the neck of the femur
↑ - increased
→ - yields becomes
↓ - decreased
18F-FDG - 18F-fluordeoxygluco
2/2 - secondary to
2° - secondary
3TC – lamivudine
5-FU - 5-fluorouracil
5-HIAA - 5-hydroxyindoleacetic acid
5-HT - 5-hydroxytryptamine that is serotonin
6MP - 6-mercaptopurine
ā - (a with a bar over it) before (from Latin ante)
A – adenosine / apical
a a. - of each (from Latin ana ana)
A or Ala – alanine
a p. - before a meal (from Latin ante prandium)
A&O or A/O - aware and oriented or alert and oriented
A&Ox3 - alert and oriented/ times 3 (to person/ place/ and time)
A&Ox4 - alert and oriented/ times 4 (to person/ place/ time/ and circumstances) (often used interchangeably with A&Ox3)
A&P - auscultation and percussion/ anatomy and physiology
A&W / A/W - alive and well
a.h. - every other hour (from Latin alternis horis)
A/B - acid-base ratio
A/P - anatomy and physiology
A1C - glycosylated hemoglobin (hemoglobin A1c)
Aa. - arteria/ see Artery
AAA - abdominal aortic aneurysm (pronounced "triple-A")
AAD - antibiotic-associated diarrhea
AAI - acute arterial insufficiency
AAL - anterior axillary line
AAOx3 - awake/ alert/ and oriented/ times 3 (i.e./ to person/ place/ and time)
AAPMC - antibiotic-associated pseudomembranous colitis
AAT - activity as tolerated
ab - abdomen/ abdominal/ abortion
AB – abortion
Ab – antibody
ABC - airway/ breathing/ circulation/ aspiration biopsy cytology
ABCD - airway/ breathing/ circulation/ disability/ asymmetry/ borders/ color/ diameter
ABCD rating (a staging system for prostate cancer)
ABCs / ABCDs/ ABCDEs - airway/ breathing/ circulation
Abd – abdomen / abdominal[abduction]
ABD - army battle dressing
ABE - acute bacterial endocarditis
ABG - arterial blood gas
ABI - acquired brain injury/ ankle brachial pressure index
ABMT - autologous bone marrow transplantation
Abn – abnormal
ABO - Landsteiner's blood grouping system
ABPA - allergic broncho-pulmonary aspergillosis
ABPI - ankle brachial pressure index
ABVD - Doxorubicin (adriamycin)/ bleomycin/ vinblastine/ dacarbazine
ABX – antibiotics
AC - abdominal circumference/ assisted controlled ventilation/ acromioclavicular joint
AC - before a meal (from Latin ante cibum)
AC&BC - air conduction and bone conduction/ as in Weber test
ACA - acinic cell carcinoma / Affordable Care Act
ACB - aortocoronary bypass
Acc - accommodation (eye)
ACCU - acute coronary care unit
ACD - anemia of chronic disease
ACDF - anterior cervical discectomy and fusion
Ace – acetone
ACE - angiotensin-converting enzyme
ACEI - angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor(s)
ACh – acetylcholine
AChE - acetylcholine esterase
ACL - anterior cruciate ligament
ACLS - advanced cardiac life support
ACP - Advance care planning
ACPO - acute colonic pseudo-obstruction
ACS - altered conscious state/ acute coronary syndrome/ acute chest syndrome
ACTH - adrenocorticotropic hormone
ACU - ambulatory care unit
AD - Alzheimer's disease/ acute distress/ right ear (from Latin auris dexter)/ as directed
ad lib - as desired (from Latin ad libitum)
ad part. dolent - to the painful parts (from Latin ad partes dolentes)
ad. - right ear (from Latin auris dexter)
ADA - adenosine deaminase/ American Dental Association
ADC - AIDS dementia complex
ADCC - antibody-dependent cell-mediated cytotoxicity
ADD - attention deficit disorder
ADH - antidiuretic hormone
ADHD - attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
ADHF - acute decompensated heart failure
ADHR - autosomal dominant hypophosphatemic rickets
ADLs - activities of daily living
adm – admission
Adn - adnexae (for example/ adnexae of the uterus)
ADP - adenosine diphosphate
ADR - adverse drug reaction
AEB - as evidenced by (commonly used by nurses)
AED - automated external defibrillator/ antiepileptic drug(s)
AEM - ambulatory electrocardiogram monitoring
AF - atrial fibrillation/ atrial flutter/ amniotic fluid
AF-AFP - amniotic fluid alpha fetoprotein
AFB - acid-fast bacilli
AFI - amniotic fluid index
AFib - atrial fibrillation
AFL - atrial flutter
AFNTR - acute febrile nonhemolytic transfusion reaction
AFO - ankle-foot orthosis
AFP - alpha-fetoprotein
AFSOF - anterior fontanelle soft/ open/ flat
Ag – antigen
AGA - anti-gliadin antibodies / appropriate gestational age (see birth weight)
AGC - atypical glandular cells
AGES criteria - age/ grade/ extent/ size (for tumors)
AGN - acute glomerulonephritis
AH - auditory hallucinations
AHD - arteriosclerotic heart disease
AHF - antihemophilic factor
AHG - antihemophilic globulin
AHH - aryl hydrocarbon hydroxylase
AHR - airway hyper-reactivity
AHT - antihyaluronic acid test
AI - artificial insemination/ aortic insufficiency
AICD - automated implantable cardioverter-defibrillator
AID - artificial insemination by donor
AIDS - acquired immune deficiency syndrome
AIH - artificial insemination by husband
AIHD - artificial insemination by pooled husband and donor semen
AIIRB - angiotensin II receptor antagonist
AIN - allergic interstitial nephritis
AIPD - acute infectious and parasitical diseases/ autoimmune progesterone dermatitis/ acute inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy
AIR - anterior interval release/ acute inpatient rehabilitation
AIS - adenocarcinoma in situ/ androgen insensitivity syndrome
AK - acanthamoeba keratitis
AKA - above-knee amputation
aka - also known as
ALA - aminolevulinic acid
Alc – alcohol
ALCAPA - anomalous left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery
ALF - assisted living facility
ALG - antilymphocytic globulin
ALI - acute limb injury/ acute lung injury
Alk phos - alkaline phosphatase (sometimes abbreviated as ALP)
ALL - acute lymphoblastic leukemia/ allergies
ALP - alkaline phosphatase (sometimes abbreviated as Alk phos)
ALPS - autoimmune lymphoproliferative syndrome
ALS - amyotrophic lateral sclerosis/ also known as motor neurone disease ('MND)/ Lou Gehrig's disease or Charcot disease / advanced life support
ALT - alanine transaminase/ altern. d. - every other day (from Latin alterno die)
AMA - advanced maternal age (often defined as 35 years or greater)/ against medical advice/ antimitochondrial antibody/ American Medical Association
Amb – ambulate
AMC - arthrogryposis multiplex congenital
AMI - acute mesenteric ischemia/ acute myocardial infarction
amino acids:
AML - acute myeloid leukemia
AMO - advanced medical optics
AMP - adenosine monophosphate
Amp – ampule/ ampere
AMPA receptor - alpha-amino-3-hydroxy-5-methyl-4-isoxazolepropionic acid receptor of the brain
AMS - acute mountain sickness/ atypical measles syndrome/ altered mental status
Amt – amount
ANA - antinuclear antibody
ANCA - antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody
ANDI - aberrations of normal development and involution (of breast)
ANF - atrial natriuretic factor
ANP - atrial natriuretic peptide
ANS - autonomic nervous system
Ant – anterior
Anti- - refers to an antibody to the suffixed antigen
ANTR - asymmetrical tonic neck reflex
ANUG - acute necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis
AODM - adult-onset diabetes mellitus (now called diabetes mellitus type 2)
AOM - acute otitis media
AP - alkaline phosphatase/ anteroposterior/ angina pectoris/ action potential/ angina pectoris/ area postrema
APACHE II - Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation II
APAP - paracetamol (aka acetaminophen) (from its chemical name/ N-acetyl-para-aminophenol)
APC - atrial premature contraction/ antigen-presenting cell/ activated protein C
APD - adult polycystic disease/ automated peritoneal dialysis
APECED - autoimmune polyendocrinopathy-candidiasis-ectodermal dystrophy
APGAR - appearance/ pulse/ grimace/ activity/ respiration (used to assess newborns)
APH - antepartum haemorrhage
APKD - adult polycystic kidney disease
APLS - antiphospholipid syndrome
APMPPE - acute posterior multifocal placoid pigment epitheliopathy
APP - as per protocol (e.g./ per institutional clinical protocol or per scientific protocol)
applic. - applicandus (Latin meaning "to be applied")
appy – appendectomy
APR - abdominoperineal resection
APS - autoimmune polyendocrine/polyglandular syndrome/ antiphospholipid syndrome
APSAC - anisoylated plasminogen streptokinase activator complex
aPTT - activated partial thromboplastin time
aq. - water (from Latin aqua)
aq. bull. - boiling water (from Latin aqua bulliens)
aq. calid. - warm or hot water (from Latin aqua calida)
aq. dist. - distilled water (from Latin aqua distillata)
aq. gel. - cold water (from Latin aqua gelida)
AR - aortic regurgitation/ attributable risk
ARB - angiotensin II receptor antagonist
ARBI - alcohol-related brain injury (such as a fetal alcohol spectrum disorder or alcohol-related dementia)
ARC - AIDS-related complex
ARD - absolute risk difference/alcohol related dementia
ARDS - acute respiratory distress syndrome
ARF - acute renal failure
Arg – arginine
ARM - artificial rupture of membranes (also abbreviated as AROM)
ARMD - age-related macular degeneration
ARMS - alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma
AROM - active range of motion/ artificial rupture of membranes
ART - antiretroviral therapy/ assuming room temperature (that is/ the patient has died)/ assisted reproductive technology
ARVC - arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy
ARVD - arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia
AS - aortic stenosis/ atherosclerosis/ ankylosing spondylitis
ASA - acetylsalicylic acid (aspirin)/ American Society of Anesthesiologists (physical status class)
ASAP - as soon as possible
ASB - asymptomatic bacteriuria
ASC - ambulatory surgery center/ atypical squamous cells
ASCA - anti–Saccharomyces cerevisiae antibodies
ASCAD - arteriosclerotic coronary artery disease
ASC-H - atypical squamous cells—cannot exclude HSIL
ASCUS / ASC-US - atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance
ASCVD - arteriosclerotic vascular disease (arteriosclerosis)
ASD - atrial septal defect
ASGUS - atypical squamous glandular cells of undetermined significance
ASH - alcoholic steatohepatitis
ASH / ASHD - arteriosclerotic heart disease (coronary heart disease)
ASIS - anterior superior iliac spine
ASO - antistreptolysin-O
ASOT - antistreptolysin-O titre
ASPECTS - Alberta Stroke Program Early CT Score
Ass – assessment
AST - aspartate transaminase
ASX – asymptomatic
AT – antithrombin/ angiotensin
A-T - ataxia-telangiectasia
ATA - antitransglutaminase antibodies
ATB – antibiotic
ATCC - ATCC (company) (formerly the American Type Culture Collection)
ATG - anti-thymocyte globulin
AT-III - antithrombin III
ATLS - Advanced trauma life support
ATN - acute tubular necrosis
ATNR - asymmetrical tonic neck reflex
ATP - acute thrombocytopenic purpura/ adenosine triphosphate/ antitachycardia pacing
Atp – atypical
ATRA - all-trans retinoic acid
ATS - antitetanus serum/ that is antitetanus immunoglobulins
atypical antibody test
AUC - area under the curve (pharmacology)
aur. - ear (from Latin auris)
aur. dextro. - to right ear (from Latin auris dextrae)
aur. laev - to left ear (from Latin auris laevae)
aurist. - ear drops (from Latin auristillae)
automatic positive airway pressure
AV - arteriovenous/ atrioventricular
AVF - arteriovenous fistula
AVM - arteriovenous malformation
AVN - avascular necrosis/ atrioventricular node
AVR - aortic valve replacement
AVSS - Afebrile/ vital signs stable
Ax – axillary
AXR - abdominal x-ray
AYA - adolescents and young adults
AZT – azidothymidine
Ba - barium
BAC - blood alcohol content
BAD - Bipolar affective disorder
BAL - bronchoalveolar lavage/British anti - Lewisite/blood alcohol level
BAO - basic acid output
BAT - brown adipose tissue
BAV - bicuspid aortic valve
BBA - bilateral breast augmentation
BBB - blood–brain barrier
BBB L - left bundle branch block
BBB R - right bundle branch block
BBMF - "bone break me fix" (orthopedic consent form)
BBT - basal body temperature
BC - bone conduction/blood culture
BCC - basal cell carcinoma/blind carbon copy
BCG - bacille Calmette–Guérin (a tuberculosis vaccination)
BCP - birth control pill
BCP - Blood chemistry profile
BCx - blood culture
BD - bipolar disorder/twice a day (from Latin bis in die) -
BDD - body dysmorphic disorder
BDR - Background Diabetic Retinopathy
Bx - biopsy
C or Cys – cysteine
D or Asp – aspartic acid
E or Glu – glutamic acid
F or Phe – phenylalanine
H or His – histidine
I or Ile – isoleucine
K or Lys – lysine
L or Leu – leucine
M or Met – methionine
N or Asn – asparagines
O or Pyl – pyrrolysine
P or Pro – proline
Q or Gln – glutamine
R or Arg – arginine
℞ - (R with crossed tail) prescription
S or Ser – serine
T or Thr – threonine
U or Sec – selenocysteine
V or Val – valine
W or Trp – tryptophan
x/12 - x number of months
x/40 - x number of weeks of pregnancy
x/52 - x number of weeks
x/7 - x number of days
Y or Tyr – tyrosine
Δ – diagnosis/change
ΔΔ - differential diagnosis
Σ – sigmoidoscopy
Ψ – psychiatry
Health care:
AACOM—American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine
AAHAM—American Association of Healthcare Administrative Management
AAHP—American Association of Health Plans
AAPCC—Average Adjusted Per Capita Cost
AARP—American Association of Retired Persons
ABN—Advance beneficiary notice
ACA—Affordable Care Act
ACGME—Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education
ACH-Automatic Clearing House
ACHE—American College of Healthcare Executives
ACO-Accountable care organization
ACLS—Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support
ACR—Adjusted community rating
ACS—American Cancer Society … also American College of Surgeons
ACU—Ambulatory care unit
ADA—Americans with Disabilities Act … also American Diabetes Association
ADC—Average daily census
ADL activities of daily living
ADR-Additional Document Request
ADS—Alternative delivery system
AGPA—American Group Practice Association
AHA—American Hospital Association … or American Heart Association
AHRQ—Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
AIDS—Acquired immune deficiency syndrome
ALJ—Administrative law judge
ALOS—Average length of stay
AMA—American Medical Association
AMCRA—American Medical Care and Review Association
ANA—American Nurses Association
AOA—American Osteopathic Association
AONE—American Organization of Nurse Executives
APC—Ambulatory Payment Classification
APG—Ambulatory Patient Group
APR-DRG—All payer refined diagnostic related group
ARC—American Red Cross
ASC—Ambulatory surgery center
ASO—Administrative services only contract
BBA—Balanced Budget Act of 1997
BBRA—Balanced Budget Relief Act of 1999
BCAA—Blue Cross Association of America
BCBSI—Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Iowa
BLS—Basic Life Support
BHAI—Behavioral Health Affiliate of Iowa
BIA—Bureau of Indian Affairs
BIPA—Benefits Improvement & Protection Act of 2000
BLS—Bureau of Labor Statistics
BMA-British Medical Association
CAH—Critical access hospital
Cahaba GBA—Cahaba Government Benefit Administrators/ LLC
CAHPS-Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems
CAM—Complementary and alternative medicine
CARF—Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities
CAT—Computerized axial tomography
CAA—Care area assessment
CBSA—Core based statistical area
CCI—Correct coding initiative
CCR—Cost-to-charge ratio
CCU—Cardiac care unit
CDC—Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.)
CEDI-Common Electronic Data Exchange
CHA—Catholic Health Association
CHAMPUS—Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Uniformed Services
CHAMPVA—Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Veterans Administration
CICU—Cardiac intensive care unit
CIPI—Capital input price index
CISM—Critical incident stress management
CLIA—Clinical Laboratory Improvement Act (1967)
CMC-Choice Medicare Claims
CME—Continuing medical education
CMHC—Community mental health center
CMA-Canadian Medical Association
CMI—Case mix index
CMN-Certificate of medical necessity
CMP—Competitive medical plan … also Civil monetary penalty
CMS—Centers for Medicare Services
CMMS—Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
COB—Coordination of benefits
COBRA—Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985
COI—Certificate of Insurance
CON—Certificate of Need
COP—Condition of participation
CORF—Comprehensive outpatient rehabilitative facility
CPI—Consumer price index
CPR—Customary/ prevailing/ and reasonable (charges) … also Cardiac pulmonary resuscitation
CPT—Current Procedural Terminology
CQI—Continuous quality improvement
CRM-Customer Relations Management or Customer Resource Management
CSI-Claims Status Inquiry
CWF-Common Working File
DDE-Direct Data Entry (Medicare)
DEA—Drug Enforcement Administration
DHC-Data Handling Center
DHPC—Direct Healthcare Professional Communication
DHS—Department of Human Services (Iowa)
DMAT—Disaster Medical Assistance Team
DME—Durable medical equipment … also Direct medical education
DNR—Department of Natural Resources … also Do not resuscitate … also Do not report
DRA—Deficit Reduction Act of 2005
DRG—Diagnosis-related group
DSA—Disproportionate share adjustment
DSH—Disproportionate share hospital
EBP—Evidence-based practice
ECF—Extended care facility
EDI-Electronic Data Interchange
EDR-Exceptional Document Request
EDPS–Encounter Data Processing System
EEOC—Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
eHDS-electronic Health Data System
EHR—Electronic health record
EMR—Electronic medical record
EMS—Emergency medical services
EMTALA—Emergency Medical Transfer Active Labor Act
EOB—Explanation of benefits
EOC—Episode of care … also Emergency operations center... also Explanation of coverage
EOMB—Explanation of Medicare Benefits
EPA—Environmental Protection Agency
EPO—Exclusive Provider Organization
EPSDT—Early periodic screening diagnosis and treatment program
ERA-Electronic Remittance Advice
ER/ED—Emergency room/emergency department
ERISA—Employee Retirement Income Security Act
esMD-electronic submission of Medical Documentation
FAQ—Frequently asked questions
FDA—Food and Drug Administration
FEC—Freestanding emergency center
FEHBP—Federal Employees Health Benefits Program
FERAS-Front End Risk Assessment System
FFS—Fee for service
FFWU—Full fever work-up
FI—Fiscal intermediary
FPL—Federal Poverty Level
FQHC—Federally Qualified Health Center
FSA—Flexible Spending Accounts
FTC—Federal Trade Commission
FTE—Full-time equivalent
GAF—Geographic adjustment factor
GAO U.S.—Government Accountability Office
GCC-General Chiropractic Council
GDC-General Dental Council
GHAA—Group Health Association of America
GMC-General Medical Council
GME—Graduate medical education
GOC-General Optical Council
GOsC-General Osteopathic Council
GPCI—Geographic practice cost index
GPO—Group Practice Organization
GPhC-General Pharmaceutical Council
HANYS—Healthcare Association of New York State
HAWK-I—Healthy and Well Kids in Iowa
HCPC-Health and Care Professions Council
HCPCS—Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System
HCSE—HealthCare Systems Engineering
HEDIS—Health Plan Employer Data and Information Set
HEICS—Hospital emergency incident command system
HETS-HIPAA Eligibility Transaction System
HFMA—Healthcare Financial Management Association
HHA—Home Health Agency
HHR—Health human resources (or health workforce)
HHS—Health and Human Services (Federal)
HHSC—Health and Human Services Commission
HIAA—Health Insurance Association of America
HIC-Healthcare Insurance Claim
HIH-Healthcare In Home
HIM—Health information management
HIPAA—Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
HIPCs—Health Insurance Purchasing Cooperatives
HIPPS-Health Insurance Prospective Payment System
HL7-Health Level 7
HMO—Health maintenance organization
HMS-Hospital Medical System
HPB—Historic payment basis
HPCI—Health Policy Corporation of Iowa
HPSA—Health Professional Shortage Area
HQRM—Healthcare quality and resource management
HSR—Hospital-specific rate
IAHSA—Iowa Association of Homes and Services for the Aging
ICD 10—International Classification of Diseases
ICF/MR—Intermediate Care Facility for the Mentally Retarded
ICN—Iowa Communications Network
ICS—Incident command system
ICU—Intensive care unit
IDIA—Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals
IDN—Integrated Delivery Network
IDPH—Iowa Department of Public Health
IDS—Integrated delivery system
IFMC—Iowa Foundation for Medical Care
IHA—Iowa Hospital Association
IHC—Iowa Healthcare Collaborative
IHHCC—Iowa Hospital Home Care Council
IHERF—Iowa Hospital Education & Research Foundation
IHI—Institute for Healthcare Improvement
IHO—Iowa Hospice Organization
IHS—Indian Health Services
IME—Indirect Medical Education … also Iowa Medicaid Enterprise
IMGMA—Iowa Medical Group Management Association
IMS—Iowa Medical Society
INA—Iowa Nurses Association
IOM—Institute of Medicine
IOMA—Iowa Osteopathic Medical Association
IONL—Iowa Organization of Nurse Leaders
IPA—Independent Practice Association
IPF—Inpatient psychiatric facility
IRB—Institutional review board
IRF—Inpatient rehabilitation facility
ISMP—Institute for Safe Medication Practices
ITC—Iowa Trauma Coordinators
ITPDM—Initiative to Pay Doctors More
LAMA—Left against medical advice
LCD—Local coverage determinations
LOB-Line Of Business
LOS—Length of stay
LPHA-Licensed Professional of the Healing Arts
LSA—Legislative Service Agency
LTC—Long-term care
MA—Medicare Advantage
MAC—Medicare Administrative Contractor
MB—Market basket
MBI—Market basket index
MCO—Managed care organization
MDA—Muscular Dystrophy Association
MDC—Major Diagnostic Category
MDH—Medicare Dependent Hospital
MDS—Minimum Data Set
MedPAC—Medicare Payment Advisory Commission
MEI—Medical economic index
MFS—Medicare fee schedule
MGCRB—Medicare Geographic Classification Review Board
MLP—Mid-level practitioner
MMA—Medicare Modernization Act of 2003
MMP-Medicare Medicaid Program
MOB—Medical office building
MRI—Magnetic resonance imaging
MSA—Metropolitan statistical area
MSO—Management service organization
MUA—Medically underserved area
MUP—Medically underserved population
MVPS—Medicare volume performance standard
NB—Newborn
NBC—Nuclear/ Biological/ Chemical
NCD—National coverage determination
NCQA—National Committee for Quality Assurance
NDMS—National Disaster Medical System
NF—Nursing facility
NGS-National Government Services
NHS-National Health Service
NIC—Neonatal intensive care
NICE-National Institute for Health and Care Excellence
NICU—Neonatal intensive care unit
NIH—National Institutes of Health
NIMS—National Incident Management System
NLRB—National Labor Relations Board
NMC-Nursing and Midwifery Council
NOE-Notice OF Election
NP—Nurse practitioner
NPI—National Provider Identifier
NQF—National quality forum
NOTR-Notice of Termination/Revocation (Hospice)
NSF-National Standard Format (Legacy form)
OASIS—Outcome and Assessment Information Set
OBRA—Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act
OCR-Office of Civil Rights
OCS-Occupant Classification System
ODS—Organized delivery system
OIG—Office of Inspector General
OMB—Office of Management and Budget
OPO—Organ procurement organization
OPP—Out-of-pocket payments
OR—Operating room
OSHA—Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OT—Occupational therapy
OTC—Over-the-counter
PA—Physician assistant
PACS—Picture archiving and communication system
PCN—Primary care network
PCP—Primary care physician (or primary care provider if the provider is an NP/ PA/ or other non-physician)
PDE-Prescription Drug Event
PDL—Prescription drug list
PDP—Prescription drug plan
PET—Positron emission tomography
PFFS—Private fee-for-service
PHI-Protected Health Information
PHN—Public health nurse
PHO—Physician hospital organization
PHS—Public health services
PMD-Power Mobility Device
PMS-Practice Management System
PMV-Practice Management Vendor
POS—Point of service
PPE—Personal protective equipment
PPI—Producer price index
PPO—Preferred provider organization
PPRC—Physician Payment Review Commission
PPS—Prospective payment system
PPS-Pay Per Service (Medicare)
PQRS-Physician Quality Reporting System
PRO—Peer Review Organization
PRRB—Provider reimbursement review board
PSO—Provider sponsored organization
PT—Physical therapy
PWD-Person With a Disability
QA—Quality assurance
QI—Quality improvement
QIO—Quality improvement organizations
RAC-Recovery Audit Contractor
RAP-Request for Anticipated Payment
RBRVS—Resource-based relative value scale
RCM-Review Cycle management
RHC—Rural health clinic
RHHI-Regional Home Health Intermediary
RPB 6—Regional Policy Board 6 (AHA)
RTP-Return To Provider (T-status claim)
RUGs—Resource utilization groups
RVS—Relative value scale
RVU—Relative value unit
SCH—Sole community hospital
SCHIP—State Children's Health Insurance Program
SDF-Secure Data Facility
SEIU—Service Employees International Union
SGR—Sustainable Growth Rate
SMDA—Safe Medical Devices Act (1990)
SNF—Skilled nursing facility
SNS—Strategic National Stockpile
SPECT—Single-photon-emission computerized tomography
SSA—Social Security Administration
SSI—Supplemental Security Income
STHP—Short Term Health Plan
STC-Service Code Type
TMI-Transactions of Medical Imaging
TOB-Type Of Bill
TPA—Third-party administrator or third-party administration
TQI—Total quality improvement
TQM—Total quality management
TRHCA—Tax Relief and Health Care Act of 2006
UB 04-Uniform Billing (Institutional form)
UID-Unique Identifier
UB-04—Uniform Billing Form/ modified in 2004
UB-92—Uniform Billing Form/ modified in 1992
UC—Urgi Center
UCR—Usual/ customary and reasonable (charges)
UR—Utilization review
USPHS—United States Public Health Service
VA—Veterans Administration
VBPM—Value-based payment modifier
VHA—Voluntary Hospitals of America
VHI-Verastream Host Integrator
WHO—World Health Organization
WIC—Women and infant children program
Medical:
Abd.—Abdominal
ACLS—Advanced cardiac life support
AED—Automated external defibrillator
AF—Atrial fibrillation
AI—Aortic insufficiency
ALS—Advanced life support
AMA—Against medical advice
ANP—Advanced nurse practitioner
ART—Accredited record technician
AS—Aortic stenosis
ATLS—Advanced trauma life support
BE—Barium enema
BMR—Basal metabolism rate
BP—Blood pressure
BTLS—Basic trauma life support
BUN—Blood urea nitrogen
Ca—Carcinoma
CADAC—Certified alcohol and drug abuse counselor
CBC—Com5ount
CC—Chief complaint
CLT -Certified Lymphedema Therapist
CMA-Certified Medical Assistant
CMT-Certified Medication Technician
CNM—Certified Nurse Midwife
CNS—Central nervous system
CPR—Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
CRNA—Certified registered nurse anesthetist
CVA—Cerebrovascular accident/ a stroke
CVI—Cerebrovascular insufficiency
DC—Doctor of Chiropractic
DD—Differential diagnosis
DDS—Doctor of Dental Surgery
DIFF.—Differential blood count
DO—Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
DNR—Do not resuscitate; also Do not report
DPM—Doctor of Podiatric Medicine
DPT—Diphtheria/ pertussis/ tetanus
D&C—Dilatation and curettage
D&E—Dilatation and evacuation
DSC—Doctor of Surgical Chiropody
DVM—Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
ECU—Environmental control unit
EEG—Electroencephalogram
EENT—Eye/ ear/ nose and throat
EKG/ ECG—Electrocardiogram
EMG—Electromyogram
EMS—Emergency medical service
EMT—Emergency medical technician
ENT—Ear nose and throat
FACHE—Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives
FBS—Fasting blood sugar
FMG—Foreign medical graduate
FSH—Follicle-stimulating hormone
GB viz.—Gall bladder visualization
GC—Gonococcal/ gonorrhea
GI—Gastrointestinal
GP—General practitioner
GU—Genitourinary
Hgb.—Hemoglobin
ICN—Intermediate care nursery
IM—Intramuscular
IP—Intraperitoneal
IV—Intravenous
IVP—Intravenous pyelogram (urogram)
LPC—Licensed professional counselor
LPN—Licensed practical nurse
LPT—Licensed physical therapist
LVN—Licensed vocational nurse
MD—Doctor of Medicine
mEq.—Milliequivalent
MHA—Master of Hospital Administration Master of Health Administration
MHSA—Master of Health Services Administration
MI—Myocardial infarction; also Mitral insufficiency or Mental institution
MOM—Milk of magnesia
Mono—Mononucleosis
MPA—Master of Public Administration
MPH—Master of Public Health
MS—Mitral stenosis; also Master of Science or Medical scientist
MSN—Master of Science in Nursing
MSW—Master of Social Work
N—Normal
ND—Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine
OB-GYN—Obstetrics and gynecology
OD—Doctor of Optometry
O.D.—Right eye
O.S.—Left eye
OT-Occupational Therapist
PA—Physician assistant; also Posterior–anterior
P&A—Percussion and auscultation
PALS—Pediatric advanced life support
PAT—Paroxysmal Atrial Tachycardia
PBI—Protein-bound iodine
Ped.—Pediatrics; also Pediatrician
pH—Expression of acidity or alkalinity. pH 7 is neutral;above 7 alkalinity increases; below 7 acidity decreases
Preemy—Premature infant
PSA—Prostate-specific antigen
RAD—Radiation-absorbed dose
RBC—Red blood count
SC—Subcutaneous
SCIC—Significant change in condition
SICU—Surgical intensive care unit
SIDS—Sudden infant death syndrome
SOB—Short of breath
START—Simple triage and rapid transport
Stat.—Immediately
STD—Sexually transmitted disease
T&A—Tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy
TB—Tuberculosis
Temp.—Temperature
VD—Venereal disease
VDRL—Serology
WBC—White blood count

Birth, Time of Birth, Date of Birth, Month of Birth, Season of Birth, Year of Birth.

Death, Time of Death, Date of Death, Month of Death, Season of Death, Year of Death.

Shraaddha, Time of Shraaddha, Date of Shraaddha, Month of Shraaddha, Season of Shraaddha, Year of Shraaddha.

Education, Job, Marriage, Retirement, Death.

Job, Time of Joining of Job, Date of Joining of Job, Month of Joining of Job, Season of Joining of Job, Year of Joining of Job

Marriage, Time of Marriage, Date of Marriage, Month of Marriage, Season of Marriage, Year of Job

Divorce, Time of Divorce, Date of Divorce, Month of Divorce, Season of Divorce, Year of Divorce

Business, Time of Commenecemnt of Business, Date of Commenecemnt of Business, Month of Commenecemnt of Business, Season of Commenecemnt of Business, Year of Commenecemnt of Business

NPA - Non Performing Assets, Time of NPA - Non Performing Assets, Date of NPA - Non Performing Assets, Month of NPA - Non Performing Assets, Season of NPA - Non Performing Assets, Year of NPA - Non Performing Assets

Vaastu, East, West, North, South, North East, North West, South East, South West

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