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Flashcards in Vitals Deck (11):
1

normal BMI

18.5-24.9

2

normal males waist to hip ratio

1.0

3

normal female waist to hip ratio

.85

4

normal oral temperature

98.6

5

normal axillary temperature

97.6

6

temperature increase 1 degree, what happens to the pulse

increase beats by 10 BPM

7

normal pulse

60-100 BPM

8

2 year old has a ______ pulse rate

increased

9

if the BP cuff is too small...

increased BP reading

10

if the BP cuff is too large...

decreased BP reading

11

gap between beats that one may miss if taking BP by solely listening to pulse

auscultatory gap