radial pulse

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pulse of the radial artery (felt in the wrist)

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Radial pulse analysis at deep pressure in abnormal health conditions, Third International Conference on BioMedical Engineering and Informatics, 1007-1010.
Note: see illustration on this page for the correct way to take a radial pulse.
In order to avoid over inflation of the cuff, and to accommodate any systolic auscultatory gap, the clinician should estimate a maximum inflation point by palpating the radial pulse while incrementally inflating the cuff until the pulse disappears.
Unilateral weak radial pulse in a patient with systemic sclerosis: Takayasu's arteritis or thoracic outlet syndrome?
I'd be able to check their radial pulse and do CPR to keep them going until the ambulance arrived.
IF patient radial pulse is weak, THEN get the patient blood pressure.
On examination, he was noted to have paraesthesia in his right hand, an absent radial pulse and capillary refill of four seconds.
The major clue to aortic dissection in our patient was inter-arm blood pressure and radial pulse difference.