Variable Description

Name
RD5_1
Label
Med -Systolic blood pressure of teen
Dataset
Value Label Frequency % of valid % of all
-2 Not stated 293
0.00%
-1 No questionnaire 5,472
0.00%
Valid Invalid Min Max Mean
5850 5765 56 210 111.17

Representation

Type
Code List
Selection Style
SelectOne
Codes
Aggregation Method
Unspecified
Temporal
False
Geographic
False

Source Questions

D5 a

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Continue to deflate the cuff and the sounds will soften or may become swishing, then sharper sounds will reappear. With continuing deflation, there will be a sudden muffling of sounds, which will become soft and blowing. This is Korotkoff's 4th sound and represents the Diastolic Pressure. Do not wait until the point of complete disappearance of sounds.

Systolic pressure - taken by auscultation ... mm.

How many

Diastolic pressure - taken by auscultation ... mm.

How many
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Lineage

  • BCS70 Medical Examination (1986) Dataset - RD5_1
    Med -Systolic blood pressure of teen
    • Systolic pressure - taken by auscultation ... mm.