One essential skill all nurses must perfect is taking manual blood pressure readings. That is why this practical skill is among the first to be examined. The trick is in controlling the air release valve, 1mm by 1mm whilst listening in with a stethoscope for the five phases of Korotkoff sounds. These sounds make up the systolic and diastolic of a patient’s blood pressure.
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NEW 2020 Highest Grade Aneroid Sphygmomanometer
(Usual Sys/Dys range printed in RED for easy operability and comes in a custom padded pouch for extra protection!)
+ Marked Sys/Dys range for easy operability between 160mmHg to 80mmHg
+ High accuracy cast iron manometer with precision calibrated.
+ Improved workmanship on nylon cuffs with larger dimensions to accommodate a wider range of arm circumferences. Printed cuff index markings on both sides for easy cuff application.
+ Smooth piston air release valve with direction marker
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