Nowadays, generally people have started using abbreviations more than before. The reason being the ease of utilising abbreviations than its full form. Here I am trying to put down the full form of abbreviations used in the Health industry.
1. NLP: Full form of NLP is Neuro-linguistic Programming.
2. ND: full form of ND id Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine.ND is also the
full form of Natural DeathNotifiable Diseases and Normal Delivery.
3.AYUSH: Full form of AYUSH is Ayurveda, Yoga-Naturopathy, Unani Sidha and
4.CGHS: Full form of CGHS is the Central Government Health Scheme.
5.HIV: Full form of HIV is a human Immuno Deficiency Virus.
6.AIDS: FULL form of AIDS is Acquired Immuno Deficiency Syndrome.
7.ICMR: The full form of ICMR is the Indian Council of Medical Research.
8. IT: Full form of IT is Information Technology.
9.MBA: Full form of MBA is Management of Business Administration.
10.LHA: Full form of LHA is Lady Health Advisor.
11. MMR: Full form of MMR is the Maternal Morality Rate.
12.MMU: The full form of MMU is the Mobile Medical Unit.
13.MO: Full form of MO is Medical Officer.
14 NGO: Full form of NGO is a Non-Governmental Organisation.
15.NHP: The full form of NHP is the National Health Policy.
16.HIN: HIN stands for Health Industry numbers and is a unique number allocated by the HIBCC to identify all its trading partners involved in life sciences.
17.HIBCC. Health Industry business communication Council.
18.CAM: Complementary and Alternative Medicine is the full form of CAM. It is a term used when complementary medicine is used in conjunction with regular medication in the hope that it improves the chances of curing.
19.OAM: Stands for Office of Alternate Medicine.
20.NCCIH: National centre for complementary and Integrative Medicine is the full form of NCCIH.
21.WHO: World Health Organization.