Blood Pressure Accuracy

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When taking a client’s blood pressure it is important for the clinician to have record of accurate data. Assessing blood pressure can be difficult, which is why blood pressure data tends to lack accuracy and reliability. Accuracy is the extent to which the measurement/calculation meets its correct value. When determining whether the data is reliable or not it will depend on the accuracy of it. In order to minimize error when administering blood pressure a clinician should let the client know what they are doing , although it may seem unnecessary at first it is necessary to let them know so that the client does not get startled in anyway because this can cause their blood pressure readings to be inaccurate. The position that your client is in
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