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Measuring and Recording Blood Pressure

Author: Dana Bartlett, RN, MA, MSN

Course Created: 2013

Practice Level: Beginner to Intermediate

No book to buy Duration: 1 hours
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Course Summary

This CNA inservice provides information on measuring and recording blood pressure.

Course Format

This course is based on a book and a post test. When you're ready, purchase the test by clicking the "Add To Cart" button. This will let you take the test and receive your certificate for CE credits.

Course Syllabus

  • Introduction
  • Blood Pressure
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Measuring and Recording Blood Pressure
  • Blood Pressure
  • Hypertension and Hypotension
  • Summary

Learning Objectives

  • Identify a basic definition of blood pressure.
  • Identify the three factors/components that work together to create blood pressure.
  • Identify two groups of people whose blood pressure would be higher than average.
  • Identify two signs/symptoms of hypertension and two for hypotension.


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