Here are examples of medical problems that can be detected when collective/evaluating vital signs:
- Temperature: fever
- Blood pressure: hypertension, hypotension, orthostatic hypotension
Heart Murmurs: read more about heart murmurs here.
EXTERNALLY VISIBLE MEDICAL EQUIPMENT
This guide to “What Is Sticking Out Of My Patient” helps to reveal exactly what type of medical equipment is externally visible on a patient.
MALFUNCTIONING MEDICAL EQUIPMENT
Percutaneous feeding tubes: