Re: [Czechlist] TERM: sitting blood pressure
- On Friday, October 29, 2004, at 09:02 AM, Zemedelec@... wrote:
> K--right. Blood pressure readings in the US, at least are always takenNot always. I have had blood pressure readings taken also when I was
> way. If there's a doctor in the house, advise K of any exceptions to
> this rule.
lying down. It depends on what you're doing when the nurse walks in.
Sometimes they take your blood pressure when you're lying on the table
ready to give blood at the Red Cross, but not always.
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