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Measuring NBP
Place the limb used for taking the measurement at the same level as the patient's heart.
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Press the
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When the measurement is complete, the NBP values are displayed.
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To stop an NBP measurement in progress, press the
Assessment of Hypertension
To make a measurement for use in the assessment of hypertension:
Ensure the patient is comfortably seated with their legs uncrossed and feet flat on the floor.
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Their back and arm should be supported.
Ask the patient to relax as much as possible and not talk during the measurement.
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Confirm, the middle of the cuff is at the level of the right atrium of the heart.
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If possible, wait five minutes before making the first measurement.
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soft key. As the cuff begins to inflate and then deflate, the pressure is
11: Monitoring NBP
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soft key.
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