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27th Sep 2008, 08:02
I read this and it made me laugh, even though it deals with a serious theme. Perhaps the medical acronym will go the way of the tic-tac man at the horse racing. Sad to see it dying out, I have always tried to decipher any such code off my medical notes, but when you're trying to read it upside down and the notes are closely guarded it can be a challange :8

BBC NEWS | Health | Doctor slang is a dying art (http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/3159813.stm)



Lon More
27th Sep 2008, 08:23
I was thinking about that yesterday and found this site (http://www.messybeast.com/dragonqueen/medical-acronyms.htm),

As you said, it's still not easy to read them upside down