Chapter 11 Abbreviations

ABI                         Acquired Brain Injury

DVT                        Deep Venous Thrombosis

EDHP                     Etidronate (ethane-1-hydroxy-1, 1-diphosphonate)

GCS                        Glasgow Coma Scale

HO                         Heterotopic Ossification

LMWH                  Low-Molecular Weight Heparin

PE                           Pulmonary Embolism

PIOPED                 Prospective Investigation of Pulmonary Embolism Diagnosis

SCD                        Sequential Compression Devices

TBI                          Traumatic Brain Injury

VTE                        Venous Thromboembolism