header bg

Question:

In the process to assess a patient’s radial pulse, there are many steps. Which of the following steps is a correct?

A Counting for a minimum of sixty seconds if you find that your patient’s pulse rate is irregular.
Explaination

When your patient's pulse is irregular, you should re-count it for sixty seconds and then record it in the patient’s file. The rest of the options are improper procedure in attaining a patient’s radial pulse.