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How to measure blood pressure manually blood pressure device

How to measure blood pressure manually blood pressure device

Firstly, what is blood pressure?Blood pressure is the force that our blood exerts on our arteries. This force is constantly fluctuating as the heart beats. When the heart contracts, blood pressure reaches it maximum force. This is called systolic blood pressure. When the heart relaxes between beats the force of the blood is lower. This is called diastolic blood pressure.Blood pressure varies th …
What equipment do I need for Medical School?

What equipment do I need for Medical School?

From speaking to people who have gone through the journey and searching on the net, we have determined that the most common equipment a medical student needs is;A good quality stethoscopeBlood pressure monitor (either a sphygmomanometer or a digital blood pressure monitor)OphthalamoscopeOtoscopeDigital ear thermometerReflex hammerOximeterBut the questions is do I really need all this equipment? …