CFR Jargon Buster – where you see a term [like this] is means can be referred to as …. in other establishments/organisations
Please note that CFRs are likely to use a tiny percentage of these but they have been added by request of CFRs in order that they understand patient’s notes, crew discussions etc.
4Hs = Hypoxia, hypovolaemia, hypothermia, hypo/hyperkalaemia
4Ts = Tension pneumothorax, tamponade, toxins thromboembolism
# = fracture
? = Meaning query
+ = very
++ = very very