Paragraphs 5-1 through 5-7.
After completing this lesson, you should be able to:
Identify the meanings of systolic and diastolic.
Identify the major parts of a sphygmomanometer
and a stethoscope.
Identify how a sphygmomanometer measures
Identify normal and abnormal blood pressure
Identify factors that affect a person's blood
Identify the proper procedures for taking a
patient's blood pressure with a stethoscope.
Identify the maximum amount of time that an
inflated bladder should be left in place.
Identify the procedures for determining a
patient's blood pressure without using a
After completing the assignment, complete the
exercises of this lesson. These exercises will help you
to achieve the lesson objectives.