Entries are made on a patient's SF 511 at 0600 and 1000. Which one of the
following, if any, is an incorrect graphing procedure?
a. The 0600 diastolic reading is connected to the 1000 diastolic reading.
b. The 0600 pulse reading is connected to the 1000 pulse reading.
The 0600 temperature reading is connected to the 1000 temperature reading.
d. All of the above are correct graphing procedures.
The patient's temperature is taken rectally. What symbol will you use when
recording his temperature?
Which of the following statements is/are true?
a. Temperature readings are recorded in even whole numbers only.
b. Pulse readings are rounded off to the nearest odd number.
Respiration rates may be recorded either as even or odd numbers.
d. Blood pressure readings may be recorded either as even or odd numbers.
e. All of the above are true.
Identify the meaning of each of the following symbols when they appear on the
graphic portion of an SF 511.
a. X _____________________________________
b. o _____________________________________