My Clinical Experience: A Clinical Analysis

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Everything in my second week of clinical was definitely a new learning experience for me. For the first time, I finally got the chances to take a BP on an infant. Unlike the adult BP, the cuff is put at the lower leg. The patient I got to take care of was a 9 months baby girl that been admitted for Esophageal atresia and Trachesoesophageal fistula. She was transferred to BCH due to poor weight gain, impaired nutrition, and evolution of esophageal tear. She was such a cute little patient who likes to be held especially by her mother. Comparing to other normal baby, you can tell she was having delayed growth development due to her size. Since she was not growing, she was on a quarter-liter of oxygen which is a lot of an infant. Through all my
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