Clinical quiz

Test your knowledge – heart rate

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Abstract

Almost everyone knows how to measure a pulse, but how to interpret the result is not always as clear. How accurate is your understanding of this most basic physical sign?

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Question 1
    What is the resting daytime pulse rate for a well 30-year-old man?
    a. 40 to 50 beats per minute
    b. 50 to 60 beats per minute
    c. 60 to 70 beats per minute
    d. 70 to 80 beats per minute
    e. 80 to 90 beats per minute

The multiple choice questions in this quiz may have more than one answer.

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