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1.2.5 Anatomy, Physiology, and Health Education I Laboratory

vital sign

Lab 8 Reading and recording body temperature and pulse (cont'd...)

Table 1. The normal range of vital signs (body temp, pulse, BP, and respiratory rate)

Normal range of vital sign

Equipment: Thermometer, stop watch.

Body temperature determination

Keep the clinical thermometer in the axillary of a person for at least 60 seconds (until the temperature becomes static) and note the mercury level to measure the body temperature of the person.

Pulse rate determination

Start the stop watch and feel the beat at any common pulse points and count them for 1 minute. The count gives the pulse rate of the person.

Result: The body temperature of the person is ... degree C/F and the pulse rate of the person is ... beats/minute.

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