respiratory rate

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Noun1.respiratory rate - the rate at which a person inhales and exhales; 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"
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"
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We are delighted to announce our participation in the NIA Programme as this alliance represents the culmination of a lot of hard work and dedication in developing our core product RespiraSenseTM, the world's only continuous, motion-tolerant, respiratory rate (RR) monitor," said Myles Murray, PMD Solutions CEO.
McMichael suggests learning how to assess your petEs vital signs of respiratory rate and heart rate, so you can provide information to veterinarians so they can decide whether emergency care is needed.
Pneumonia is defined as an acute disease episode with cough and/or difficult breathing combined with fast breathing with age specific cut-off values for increased respiratory rate and/or lower chest wall indrawing1,2.
Assessment of basic hemodynamic parameters showed mean respiratory rate per minutes was 20.
At the present stage of our investigation, we confined ourselves to the monitoring of respiratory function and ECG and focused on the health state evaluation algorithms based on respiratory rate (RR) and heart rate (HR) estimation.
At Turkish Hospital, participants can choose any one of the 12 specialties such as cardiology, cardiovascular, urology, neurology, neurosurgery, plastic surgery, general surgery, gynecology and obstetrics, pediatrics, gastroenterology , pulmonology in addition to the check-up of vital signs as body mass index (BMI), pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure and respiratory rate.
Objective: To estimate the proportion of community-acquired pneumonia patients with disagreement between Confusion, Uraemia, Respiratory rate, Blood pressure, age > 65 years recommendation and physician's decision to hospitalise or not.
Respiratory rate also decreased significantly (median: -11 breaths/min, interquartile range: -8 to -18).
each unit is an all-in-one system that monitors ecg, pulse, blood pressure, temperature, heart rate, o2, co2, respiratory rate and also has the capability to record and print.
The Nice guidance says GPs must measure and record temperature, heart rate, respiratory rate and capillary refill time "as part of the routine assessment of a child with fever".
2011) evaluated the effect of cut as mechanical damage on the quality and physiology of 'Golden' papaya showed that firmness, soluble solids and ascorbic acid contents, respiratory rate and ethylene production were influenced by the number of cuts, so that the loss of fruit quality was directly proportional to the number of cuts.