pulse rate


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Related to pulse rate: blood pressure, heart rate
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pulse rate - the rate at which the heart beatspulse rate - the rate at which the heart beats; usually measured to obtain a quick evaluation of a person's health
vital sign - sign of life; usually an indicator of a person's general physical condition; "he was still alive but his vital signs were weak"
femoral pulse - pulse of the femoral artery (felt in the groin)
radial pulse - pulse of the radial artery (felt in the wrist)
rate - a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit; "they traveled at a rate of 55 miles per hour"; "the rate of change was faster than expected"
Translations

pulse rate

n (Anat) → Pulszahl f, → Puls m

pulse rate

n (Med) → (numero di) pulsazioni fpl
References in periodicals archive ?
People who keep themselves physically fit usually have a slower pulse rate than people who are unfit.
By pairing the device with my iPhone, I can easily view my patients' SpO2 and pulse rate trends.
It is well-known that the measurement of ECG, pulse rate and blood pressure will tell us the condition of heart and cardiovascular system in our body.
His pulse rate was much higher than normal and the blood pressure went up as he answered some other questions.
There was a small decrease in pulse rate that was not statistically significant.
5 ounces), the palm-sized Pronto-7 puts the power of noninvasive hemoglobin spot-check testing, along with SpO2, pulse rate, and perfusion index, into any clinician's hands in various clinical settings, including physician offices, hospitals, clinics, and on the scene of medical emergencies.
Edward Kunonga, Acting Director of Public Health for NHS Middlesbrough said: "Everyone should monitor their pulse rate on a regular basis in the same way they do their weight and blood pressure because it could save their life.
Conversely, spiking temperatures with a parallel pulse rate is an indication of infection.
Nonin Medical's PalmSAT[R] 2500 is an easy-to-use digital handheld pulse oximeter for accurate assessment of oxygen saturation and pulse rate.
The circuit has a daylight sensor to detect the dark of night and calculate a 6-hour window for operating at a reduced pulse rate the next night when livestock are not actively grazing, which results in a battery life improvement of 12.
For the follow-up to the breakthrough "From Under the Cork Tree," the hard-working suburban Chicago foursome (who memorably rocked the recent KROQ Acoustic Christmas show) is sharper than ever, bringing tight, bright, hook-filled songs that boost the pulse rate like a double espresso.