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Human Vital Signs

Vital sign respiration

Vital sign respiration

The name of the vital sign proposed by Edward Seguin in 1866 was "respirations" read full article »

Anatomy and Physiology
intercostal mDuring inspiration, the external uscles contract, lifting the lower ribs up and out. Th.. read full article »

Atypical Breathing
A low oxygen, a high CO2, or a low pH (or combinations) may cause tachypnea, seen in asthma, pneumon.. read full article »

Common Examples of Labored Breathing
Asthma is an allergic disorder affecting bronchi and bronchioles. Smooth muscle constricts and gland.. read full article »


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