Flash News

Radial Pulse

Radial Pulse


  • Most common site used for taking a pulse
  • Can be taken without disturbing OR Exposing the person
  • Place the first two or three fingers of one hand against the radial artery
  • The radial artery is on the thumb side of the wrist
  • Do not use your thumb to take a person's pulse
  • Use gentle perssure
  • Count the pulse for 30 seconds and multiply by two

0 comments:

Post a comment