Vital signs

by Barbara Wood

Publisher: Piatkus in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 416 Downloads: 542
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StatementBarbara Wood.
LC ClassificationsPS3573.O5877
The Physical Object
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22403113M
ISBN 100861883411

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Measuring vital signs is important: This information shows healthcare practitioners how the body is functioning and alert to possible medical conditions, many of.

Health and Safety Guidelines Vital Signs 2JJustad, MD, DDP. To take a pulse: • Using your first and second fingertips, press on the artery until you feel the pulse • Count the pulse for 30 seconds and then multiply by 2 to get the pulse which is always recorded as beats per minute.

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The U.N. convention on the Rights of the Child, produced this most equitable of documents, simply beautiful. "Bearing in mind that, as indicated in the Declaration of the Rights of the Child, “the child, by reason of his physical and mental immaturity, needs special safeguards and care, including appropriate legal protection, before as well as after birth”,"Followers: Vital signs are measurements of the body's most basic functions.

The four main vital signs routinely monitored by medical professionals and health care providers include the following: Body temperature. Pulse rate. Respiration rate (rate of breathing) Blood pressure (Blood pressure is not considered a vital sign, but is often measured along.

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Vital signs (also known as vitals) are a group of the four to six most important medical signs that indicate the status of the body’s vital (life-sustaining) functions. These measurements are taken to help assess the general physical health of a person, give clues to possible diseases, and show progress toward okto-atelier.come: assess the general physical health of a person.

Upon completion of this chapter, the student will be able to do the following: 1. Describe the procedures used to assess the vital signs: temperature, pulse, respirations, and blood pressure. Describe factors that can influence each vital sign. Identify equipment routinely used to assess vital signs.

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It is only the patient who perceives and experiences the symptoms. •The vital signs are body temperature, pulse, respirations, and blood pressure. Recently, many agencies have designated pain as a fifth vital sign.

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