Aging changes in vital signs

Alternative Names

Blood pressure – aging changes; Breathing rate – aging changes; Temperature – aging changes

Review

Michael Langan, M.D. Department of Geriatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 12/13/2010

Aerobic exercise
Taking your carotid pulse
Radial pulse
Warming up and cooling down
Effects of age on blood pressure

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