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Medical Terms and Abbreviations in Physical Therapy

By December 8, 2004

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There are many abbreviations specific to the field of physical therapy. This can often be confusing to other health care professionals and students starting their training in therapy. Review hundreds of common medical abbreviations found on prescriptions, medical records, and physician orders.
November 9, 2006 at 11:15 am
(1) Shannon says:

Does it matter if you capitalize certain letters???For examble BID or bid. Which on is correct. We are having this discussion at work.

June 12, 2008 at 12:46 am
(2) Desire Sauverwald says:

It is actually b.i.d., which means 2 times daily.

June 6, 2009 at 4:10 am
(3) marc says:

what does OPM excercise means? coz my grandma suffer from stroke thanks

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