5 Written questions
4 Multiple choice questions
- A condition of a heart rate consistently above 100 bpm.
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- Brachial, carotid, dorsal pedal, femoral, popliteal, posterior tibial, radial, temporal. The carotid and radial sites are the most common sites for measuring a patient's pulse rate.
- Poor force with contraction
4 True/False questions
Bradycardia → A condition of a heart rate consistently above 100 bpm.
Heart Rate / Pulse → Adequate force and consistent beats.
Irregular → Poor force with contraction
Peripheral Pulse Assessment Grading System: Pulse Amplitude Classification → 0 = Absent: 1+ = diminished: 2+ = Normal: 3+ = Moderately Increased: 4+ = Markedly Increased