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2.9: Assessment of Cardiovascular and Peripheral Vascular System

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    Lecture: Assessment of Cardiovascular and Peripheral Vascular System

    1. Review of anatomy & physiology
    2. Changes with age
    3. Techniques of examination
    4. Screening for health promotion

    Special Considerations

    1. Health Promotion
    2. Lifespan
    3. Psychosocial
    4. Cultural/Environmental assessment

    Documentation of findings

    1. Assessment of heart sounds
    2. Palpation and auscultation of arterial pulses
    3. Inspection and palpation of peripheral perfusion

    Laboratory: Assessment techniques and use of equipment

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qlfVHjVXlmQ


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