Accurate Blood Pressure Measurement

published 9 months ago

Dr. Robert Baron, UCSF Professor of Medicine, lists the ways to take an accurate blood pressure reading. Series: "Mini Medical School for the Public" [Show ID: 33296]

Now when I'm about to describe is what an accurate blood pressure measurement includes and you'll see that probably very few of you have had this done. That even in the best clinical settings we often don't follow this precisely. So one of the important elements is that the recommendations are to be seated for 5 minutes in the chair. So that doesn't mean you've just parked in the parking leave your late to your point menu parked in the lot you race up the elevator a you get there and used to take your blood pressure and that would all of these findings by the way falsely elevate the blood pressure and may our make you more likely to be called up hypertensive of been you might be ...

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