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What is a part of assesments in the nursing process and is also measured?
Vital Signs
body temperatures,pulse-oxyen levels,pulse rating.
What is not taken if the person is a infant/toddler or any other problems has occured?
Oral Temperatures
Has to do with your body.
what is essential when you measure, record,and report vital signs?
Accuracy
Something to make sure its correct and it works.
What is the amount of heat in the body?
Body Temperature
The what is hollow glass tube
Glass Thermometer
Clinical Thermometer
What is a hazdous subtance?
Mercury
Its also a outter space planet.
What are used for oral and axillary temperatures?
Long-Slender-tip thermometer
its a different kind of thermometer.
How long does it take for Oral, Axillary and Rectal temperatures?
axillary temperature takes 5 to 10 miuntes, Oral takes at least 2 to 3 minutes and the rectal takes at least 2 minutes
it takes 3 to 10 to register depending on its site.
What is the beat of the heart felt at an artery as a wave of blood passes through the artery.
Pulse
Something that is felt every time the heart beats.
What is the number of heartbeats or pulses felt in 1 minute?
Pulse Rate
it varies fro each age group.
What is a rapid heart rate?
Tachycardia
The heart rate is more than 100 beat per minute.
What is slow heart rate?
Bradycardia
The heart rate is less than 60 beats per minute.
What is the pulse rate of a infant to 1 year old?
80-190
they're heart rate goes alot faster than older people's would or do.
what is the pulse rate of a 2 and 6 year olds?
80-160 and 75-120
think toddler
What is the pulse rate of a 10 year old and 12 year old and older than 12 years?
70-110 and 60-100
Not a Infant or Toddler