These drills build assessment skills by simulating blood pressure measurement by auscultation. Users will also practice evaluation of hypertension using the NIH's classification tables for children.
We recommend downloading the 'Pocket Guide to Blood Pressure Measurement in Children', National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, NIH, using the following link: A Pocket Guide to Blood Pressure Measurement in Children
Dr. Jonathan Keroes, MD (Johns Hopkins), Cardiologist (ret.), David Lieberman, Heart Sound Simulation Consultant; Diane Wrigley, Physician Assistant and national CME instructor. Editorial review by Dr. Barbara Erickson, Author and Editor.