What does Mae stand for in nursing?

Abbreviation: MAE. A battery of tests to measure language abilities in patients with speech disturbances.

What are common Nursing abbreviations?

Nursing Abbreviations

  • APRN – Advanced practice registered nurse.
  • CNA – Certified nursing assistant.
  • CNM – Certified nurse-midwife.
  • CRNA – Certified registered nurse anesthetist.
  • DNP – Doctor of nursing practice.
  • LPN – Licensed professional nurse or license practical nurse.
  • LVN – Licensed vocational nurse.

What does a stand for in Nursing?

MCN’s Complete Guide to Nursing Abbreviations and Acronyms

Abbreviation/Acronym Meaning
A Anode
A Anterior
A&D (see Adm.) Admission and Discharge
A&E Accident and Emergency

What does ADM stand for in medical terms?


adm—admission. afeb—afebrile, no fever.

What does HPU mean in medical terms?

Abbreviation for: Health Protection Unit, see there. hospital planning unit.

What does R mean in nursing?


R (symbol): This much-used symbol has many meanings in medicine. They include: Respiration: a nurse’s note of “R20” is shorthand for 20 respirations (breaths) per minute.

What does TID mean in nursing?

Medical Abbreviations

Abbreviation Description
TID Three times a day
TID AC Three times a day before meals
TID HS Three times a day and at bedtime
TID PC Three times a day after meals

What does Dr mean in nursing?

Abbreviation for digital radiography.