Glossary of health terms & acronyms
A glossary of terms, acronyms and abbreviations used by Canterbury District Health Board (CDHB).
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Usage of abbreviations
CDHB staff who wish to use abbreviations in formal documentation should consult CDHB policies and procedures for instructions about correct usage.