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Nursing Procedure Count the Respiratory Rate
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Tweet The respiratory rate is a count of one full inspiration/expiration cycle for 1 full minute. Assessing respirations includes checking rate, rhythm, and depth. It includes assessing inspiration...

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Nursing Procedure Measuring Blood Pressure
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Tweet Nursing Procedure Measuring Blood Pressure. Blood pressure (BP) is a measurement of the pressure within the vascular system as the heart contracts (systole) and relaxes (diastole). BP indirectly...

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Nursing Procedure Taking Temperatures

Nursing Procedure Taking Temperatures

Posted by on November 1, 2010
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Tweet What is Body temperature? Body temperature is the difference between heat produced and heat lost. The hypothalamus acts as the body’s thermostat to maintain a constant body temperature. The...

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