Comparisons

CPAP vs. nCPAP

CPAP: Continuous Positive Airway Pressure nCPAP: Nasal Continuous Positive Airway Pressure

GPR and GNR Sepsis

Gram Positive Rods (GPR) and Gram Negative Rods (GNR) Gram Positive Rod, Gram Negative Rod Sepsis. Sepsis is a life threatening reaction to infection in the body and can be caused by many types of bacteria. These two terms, GPR, GNR, are common causes of sepsis.  

Allodynia vs. Hyperalgesia

Allodynia: pain without painful stimulation Hyperalgesia: pain out of proportion to the painful stimuli