Medical abbreviations, Medical Terminology and Texting Reference
Medical abbreviations are commonly used in the medical setting due to the tremendous gains in efficiency and the ability to cover numerous medically related concepts with minimal space. In order to avoid ambiguity, it is best to review a block of text as a whole so that the interpretation of an individual abbreviation is less likely to lead to an error. Please review the extensive alphabetical list of abbreviations above.
Texting reference – A thru Z
|This reference was created for Newmedicalterms to help translate occasional texting codes that appear sporadically in correspondence from friends, colleagues, and other professionals. At least once a month I receive messages from younger professionals that are difficult to decipher based on the presence of several texting shorthand abbreviations. I had the author create two separate versions. The primary version simply lists the acronym followed by the definition. The alternative version lists the phrase / translation first and the texting code that represents the phrase. Author: R. Strucel.|
VERSION 1: Texting acronym followed by the translationa b c d e f g h i j k l m n
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