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DO

DO Stands For : Diploma in Ophthalmology | Diploma in Osteopathy | direct observation | directly observed | disto-occlusive | distraction osteogenesis | Doctor of Optometry | dopamine oxidase | Dissolved Oxygen | Doctor of Osteopathy

DO HNS

DO HNS Stands For : Diploma in Otolaryngology‰ÛÒHead & Neck Surgery

DOA

DOA Stands For : date of accident | date of admission | days of age | depth of anaesthesia | Division of Accreditation | drug of abuse | Day Of Admission | dead on arrival | dead on arrival | Dead On Arrival | Dead On Arrival | drugs of abuse

DOB

DOB Stands For : district of business | dobutamine | date of birth | date of birth | Date Of Birth | Donation Of Brain

DOccMed XX

DOccMed XX Stands For : Diploma in Occupational Medicine

DoF

DoF Stands For : Director of Finance | Depth Of Focus

DOGPE

DOGPE Stands For : Director of General Practice Education

DOLS

DOLS Stands For : Deprivation Of Liberty Safeguards

DOPS

DOPS Stands For : direct observation of procedural skills

DP

DP Stands For : deep pectoral | deep peroneal | definitive procedure | degradation product | degree of polymerisation | delta pattern | deltopectoral | delusional parasitosis | dementia praecox | dementia pugilistica | dental papillae | dental pulp | dermal papilla | dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans | desmoplakin | diabetes prone | diabetic polyneuropathy | diazepam | differential pulse | diffuse plaques | diphosphate | Director(ate) of Performance | disability pension | discriminating power | disopyramide phosphate | dispersion pattern | distal pancreatectomy | di

DPB

DPB Stands For : days post burn | Dental Practice Board | Department of Planning and Budget | diastolic blood pressure | dorsal parabrachial

DPGPE

DPGPE Stands For : Director of Postgraduate General Practice Education

DPH

DPH Stands For : Department of Public Health | diffuse pulmonary haemorrhage | diphenhydramine | Diploma in Public Health | Director of Public Health | Director(ate) of Public Health | Doctor of Public Hygiene | ductal papillary hyperplasia

DPR

DPR Stands For : Data Protection Registrar | deletion prone region | Directorate Performance Review | drug price review

DPT

DPT Stands For : Demerol | diphtheria | district planning team | Diphtheria | Multiple carboxylase deficiency | Diphtheria

DR

DR Stands For : death receptor | decerebrate rigidity | delivery room | diabetes resistant | digital radiology | dopamine receptor | drug resistant | Death Rate | Diabetic Retinopathy | Diagnostic Radiology | Doctor | Dorsal Root | Dressing | Doctor (may be a doctor or a dentist) | drachm (=60 grains)

DRA

DRA Stands For : Design and Release Authority | dialysis-related amyloidosis | donor-reactive antibodies | Digital Rotational Angiography | Distal Rectal Adenocarcinoma

DRCOG

DRCOG Stands For : Diploma of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

DRCOG XX

DRCOG XX Stands For : Diploma of the Royal College of Obstetrics & Gynaecologists

DRCOphth

DRCOphth Stands For : Diploma of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists

DRO

DRO Stands For : Dental Reference Officer | differential reinforcement of other behaviours | Differential Reinforcer of Other Behaviour

DRS

DRS Stands For : Delirium Rating Scale | Dementia Rating Scale | Dental Reference Service | Diabetic Retinopathy Study | disease-related survival | DNA repair synthesis | Dyskinesia Rating Scale | Drag Reduction System

DSC

DSC Stands For : decidual stromal cells | deep superior colliculus | Dental Service Committee | dextran sulphate cellulose | Director(ate) of Strategy & Commissioning | Disability Services Centre | DNA synthetic capacity | Down syndrome child | Differential Scanning Calorimeter | Differential Scanning Calorimetry

DSCN

DSCN Stands For : Data Set Change Notices

DSMB

DSMB Stands For : data and safety monitoring board (data monitoring committee)

DSSA

DSSA Stands For : delivering same sex accommodation

DSU

DSU Stands For : day surgery unit

DTC

DTC Stands For : day treatment centre | detailed test of comprehension | Diagnostic and Treatment Centre | differentiated thyroid carcinoma | District TB Centre | dithiocarbamate | Direct-To-Patient

DTM&H

DTM&H Stands For : Diploma in Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

DTOC

DTOC Stands For : delayed transfer of care

DTS

DTS Stands For : danger to self | diphtheria toxin sensitivity | dipyridamole thallium scintigraphy | delirium tremens | delirium tremors; alcoholism | Dementia Tremins | Digital Tourettes Syndrome

DV

DV Stands For : digital vibration | dilute volume | district valuer | domiciliary visit | double vision | ductus venosus | dysfunctional voiding | Diarrhea and Vomiting | Dengue Virus | Distribution Volume | Diagnostic Variable | Dengue Virus | Distance Vision | Distemper Virus

DWM

DWM Stands For : Dandy-Walker malformation | deep white matter | Disability West Midlands

DXA

DXA Stands For : dual energy x-ray absorptiometry

E

E Stands For : Air dose‰ÛÒradiation | early Genetics | ears | edema | edrophonium | effector | einsteinium | elbow | eldisine‰ÛÒan obsolete antineoplastic agent | electricity | electromotive force | element | embryo | embryonic | emmetropia | empfindichkeit | employment and training | endoplasmic | endotoxin | enema | enflurane | entamoeba | entgegen | enzyme | eosinophil | epinephrine | epithelium | erythrocyte | erythromycin | esophagus | esophoria for distance | ester | estradiol | ethanol | ethmoid sinus | etiology | euthanasia and disposal | excitat

E&D

E&D Stands For : equality and diversity

E&T

E&T Stands For : education and training

EAPMC

EAPMC Stands For : Equitable Access to Primary Medical Care

EAU

EAU Stands For : emergency admission unit | European Association of Urology | experimental allergic uveitis | Examination Under Anesthesia

EBD

EBD Stands For : effective biological dose | emotional or behavioural disorder | epidermolysis bullosa dystrophica | evidence-based dentistry | Emotional and Behavioral Disorder | Emotional Behavioral Disorders

EBIS

EBIS Stands For : evidence-based implementation support

EBL

EBL Stands For : endemic Burkitt‰Ûªs lymphoma | erythroblastic leukaemia | evidence-based learning | Estimated Blood Loss | Enzootic bovine leukosis

EBM

EBM Stands For : epithelial basement membrane | evidence-based medicine | experimental biology and medicine | Evidence-based medicine | Evidence Based Medicine | Evidence Based Medicine

EBME

EBME Stands For : Electro Biomechanical Engineer | Note: This term appears on several lists of abbreviations and acronyms that I found on this side of the pond There were no (none) hits on 05112011

EBP

EBP Stands For : elastin-binding protein | oestrogen-binding protein | Evidence-Based Practice | Evidence-Based Practice | evidence-based practice

EC

EC Stands For : E-cadherin | early cleavage | eccentric contraction | echocardiography | effector cell | ejection click | elderly control | electrical cardioversion | electrocautery | electrochemical | embryonal carcinoma | emergency centre | emphysematous cholecystitis | emphysematous cystitis | endocervical | endometrial cancer | endometrial carcinoma | endometrial cytology | endothelial cell | endurance capacity | energy cost | enriched condition | enteric coating | enterococci | enterocolitis | entorhinal cortex | environmental control | eosinophil count | eo

ECA

ECA Stands For : Edgbaston Commissioning Alliance | electrical control activity | Emergency Care Assistant | endothelial cell activation | endothelial cell antibody | enteric-coated aspirin | enterobacterial common antigen | esophageal carcinoma | external carotid artery | extra care area | Ephedra | external carotid artery | Ephedrine Caffeine And Aspirin | Epidemiological Catchment Area

ECAMSQ

ECAMSQ Stands For : European Council for the Accreditation of Medical Specialist Qualifications

ECC

ECC Stands For : eccentric contractions | Edgbaston Commissioning Consortia | enterochromaffin cells | estimated creatinine clearance | external chest compression | extracorporal circulation | Emergency Care Center | Evaluation of Clinical Competence | Exceptional Cases Committee | Effective Critical Carbohydrates | Embryonal Cell Carcinoma | Emergency Cardiac Care | EndoCervical Curettage | Enteric Coated Capsule | External Cardiac Compressions | Extracorporeal Circulation

ECE

ECE Stands For : endothelin-converting enzyme | evaluation of clinical events | extracapsular extension | Epizootic Catarrhal Enteritis

ECLS

ECLS Stands For : extracorporeal cardiac life support

ECM

ECM Stands For : electronic claims management | embryo conditioned media | endocrine cell micronests | endoscope-controlled microneurosurgery | epidemic cerebrospinal meningitis | erythema chronicum migrans | Every Child Matters | experimental cerebral malaria | extended cervical mediastinoscopy | external cardiac massage | extracellular mass | extracellular matrix | Electro Cell Manipulation | Extra Cellular Mass | extracellular matrix

ECN

ECN Stands For : emergency care network | external carotid nerve | external cuneate nucleus | eye cancer network

ECP

ECP Stands For : Effective Conduction Period | external cardiac pressure | extracellular polysaccharides | extracellular protein | extracorporeal photoimmunotherapy | extracorporeal photopheresis | Early Childhood Program | Effective Clinical Practice | Electronic Claims Processing | Emergency Care Provider | Emergency Contraception Pill | Emotionally Challenged Person | External Counter Pulsation | Effector Cell Precursor | Eosinophilic Cationic Protein | Extra-Cellular Polymer | Erythroid Committed Precursor | Early Chronic Phase | Ectrodactyly-Cleft Palate | Endogenous

ECT

ECT Stands For : electroconvulsive therapy | electroconvulsive threshold | emission computed tomographic | Emory Cardiac Toolbox | euglobulin clot test | European compression technique | exercise challenge test | Experiential Cognitive Therapy | Electro-Convulsive Therapy | Elementary Cognitive Task | ECTopy | electroconvulsive therapy | Electro-Convulsive Therapy | Enteric Coated Tablet

ECTMS

ECTMS Stands For : electronic clinical transfusion management system | This term had 89 hits on 05112011 and apparently was a pilot programme

ED

ED Stands For : Emergency Department | Early Discharge | Eating Disorder | Edged Dilution | Emergency Department | End Diastolic | Examination Documentation | Extracellular Domain | Elbow Disarticulation | Early Death | Eating Disorder | Ectodermal Dysplasia | Edema | Efferent Ductule | Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome | Embryonic Disk | Emergency Department | Endothelial Dysfunction | Erectile Dysfunction | Excretory Duct | Effective Dose | Emergency Department

EDCM

EDCM Stands For : Every Disabled Child Matters

EDI

EDI Stands For : European Drug index | Eating Disorder Inventory | estimated daily intake | Exercise

EDM

EDM Stands For : early diastolic murmur

EDT

EDT Stands For : electronic document transfer | emergency duty team | end-diastolic thickness | external data transfer

EEA

EEA Stands For : end-to-end anastomosis | eversion endarterectomy | Environment of Evolutionary Adaptation | European Environment Agency

EEC

EEC Stands For : ectodermal dysplasia with ectrodactyly and cleft lip or palate | endometrial epithelial cells | enteropathogenic Escherichia coli | exstrophy-epispadias complex

EFGCP

EFGCP Stands For : European Forum for Good Clinical Practice

EFMI

EFMI Stands For : European Federation of Medical Informatics

eGIF

eGIF Stands For : Electronic Government Interoperability Framework

EH

EH Stands For : eccentric hypertrophy | emotional handicap | emotionally handicapped | employee health | endometrial hyperplasia | enlarged heart | epidermal hyperplasia | epidermolytic hyperkeratosis | epidural haematoma | epithelial hyperplasia | epithelioid haemangioma | epithelioid hemangioendothelioma | essential hypertension | extramedullary haematopoiesis | extremely high

EHC

EHC Stands For : electrically heated cigarette | emergency hormonal contraception | enterohepatic circulation | epidemic haemorrhagic conjunctivitis | European Haemophilia Consortium | extrahepatic cholestasis

EHIC

EHIC Stands For : European Health Insurance Card

EHMA

EHMA Stands For : European Healthcare Management Association

EHO

EHO Stands For : extrahepatic portal venous obstruction

EHR

EHR Stands For : embryonic heart rate | environmental health review | exercise heart rate | Electronic Health Record | electronic health record | electronic health record

EHRC

EHRC Stands For : Equality and Human Rights Commission

EI

EI Stands For : early implementer | Eating Inventory | Edmonton injector | electrical injury | electrolyte imbalance | elongation index | elution inhibition | emotionally impaired | emphysema index | end inspiration | endotracheal intubation | Enzyme Inhibitor | Extrinsic Incubation | Erythroblastic Island | Environmental Illness | Erythema Induratum | Erythema Infectiosum | Evans Index | Exercise-Induced | Extensor Indicis | External Intercostal

EIA

EIA Stands For : Equality Impact Assessment | Enzyme ImmunoAssay | Exercise-Induced Asthma | Enzyme ImmunoAssay | Extracorporeal ImmunoAdsorption | EnteroInsular Axis | Exercise Induced Asthma | External Iliac Artery | Environmental Investigation Agency | Equine Infectious Anemia

EIP

EIP Stands For : early intervention in psychosis | electrical impedance plethysmography | esophageal intramural pseudodiverticulosis | extensor indicis proprius | extrinsic incubation period | early intervention program

EIS

EIS Stands For : early intervention service | endometrial carcinoma in situ | endoscopic injection sclerotherapy | European Infarction Study | Epidemic Intelligence Service | Epidemic Intelligence Service

EITS

EITS Stands For : essential IT skills

EMACO

EMACO Stands For : etoposide

EMAS

EMAS Stands For : Employment Medical Advisory Service

EMC

EMC Stands For : ̩ducation m̩dicale continue | Electronic Medicines Compendium | electronmagnetic charge | encephalomyocarditis | Eisenhower Medical Center | Electronic Medical Claim | EndoMetrial Curettage | Expanded Medical Capacity | Extracellular Matrix Component | Epithelial-Myoepithelial Carcinoma | Extraskeletal Mesenchymal Chondrosarcoma

EMI

EMI Stands For : elderly mentally ill (older people with mental illness) | emergency medical information | extramedullary infiltration | Electronic Medical Information | Elderly Mentally Infirm | Egg Marketing Inspectorate

EMQ

EMQ Stands For : exercise motivation questionnaire | Extended matching question

EMR

EMR Stands For : electronic medical record; the preferred term in the UK is Electronic health record | emergency mechanical restraint | emergency medicine resident | emergency room | endoscopic mucosal resection | erythromycin resistance | essential metabolism ratio | evoked motor response | eye movement record | Emergency Medical Response | electronic medical record | emergency medical record | Electronic Medical Record | Electronic Medical Records | Emergency Medical Response

EMRSA

EMRSA Stands For : epidemic meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus

ENB

ENB Stands For : English National Board for Nursing | esthesioneuroblastoma

ENP

ENP Stands For : Emergency Nurse Practitioner | enalapril | endotoxin neutralising protein

ENT

ENT Stands For : ears | embryonal nervous tissue | Enterobacteriaceae | enterococci | enterotoxin | entorhinal cortex | existing national target | ear | Ear | Ear Nose and Throat | Ear nose throat | Ear

EORTC

EORTC Stands For : European Organisation for the Research and Treatment of Cancer | European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer | European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer | European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer

EPACT

EPACT Stands For : electronic prescribing analysis and costing

EPC

EPC Stands For : early prostate cancer | Emergency Protection Coordinator | endocrine pancreatic cancer | endplate current | Energy Performance Certificate | erosive prepyloric changes | European Pancreatic Club | Euthanasia Prevention Coalition | exocrine pancreatic cancer | external pneumatic compression | Endothelial Precursor Cells | Emulsified Particulate Cellulose | Enhanced Primary Care | Extracellular Patch Clamp | EctoPlacental Cone | Exceptionally Pretty Cat

EPDS

EPDS Stands For : Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale

ePHR

ePHR Stands For : electronic personal health record

EPIP

EPIP Stands For : Entity PACS Implementation Plan

EPOS

EPOS Stands For : Electronic Purchasing Online System | This term got 6 hits on 06112011

EPP

EPP Stands For : end plate potential | erythropoietic protoporphyria | Expert Patient Programme | Environmentally Preferable Purchasing | Erythropoetic ProtoPorphyria

EPR

EPR Stands For : early phase reaction | electronic patient recordThe term electronic health record is generally preferred | erythropoietin receptor | extracellular proteinase | Extra Patient Rate | Electronic Patient Record

EPS

EPS Stands For : Electronic Prescription Service | electrophysiological study | extrapyramidal syndrome | Emergency Pregnancy Service | Emergency Psychiatric Services | Extracellular Polymeric Substance | ElectroPhysiologic study | Electro Physiological Study | Enhanced Probiotic System | Expressed Prostatic Secretion | Extrapyramidal symptoms

EPT

EPT Stands For : early pregnancy testing | effective patient teaching | electric pulp testing | electroporation therapy | endocrine pancreatic tumour | endoscopic papillotomy | estrogen-progestogen therapy | ethanolamine phosphotransferase | exocrine pancreatic tumour | Expedited partner therapy | Early Pregnancy Test | Ephemeroptera Plecoptera And Trichoptera | Expedited partner therapy

EQ-5D

EQ-5D Stands For : EuroQol five dimension scale

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