Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Abbreviations

BPAD = Bipolar Affective Disorder

BPSD = Behavioural Problems Secondary to Dementia

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4 comments:

PTR said...

whereas BPD = Borderline Personality Disorder.

Misreading BPAD as BPD has already tripped me up.

Pink Stethoscopes said...

Oooooh that would be an interesting mix-up too!

Angie said...

I enjoy SOBOE - Shortness Of Breath On Exertion, and SOEOB (as used by the physios) - Sitting On Edge Of Bed.

Srsly.

Pink Stethoscopes said...

SOEOB ... just, what?