Vital signs

Foley catheters

Nasogastric tubes

Endotracheal tubes

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VITAL SIGNS AND AGE

Normal vital signs vary in function of the age of the child:

 Age

 BP

 HR

 RR

 <3 (mo)

 65/45

  120-160

 30-60

 3-12 (mo)

 90/50

 90-140

 24-40

 1-4 yrs

 100/60

 80-100

  22-34

 4-12 yrs

 105/65

 75-100

 18-30

 >12 yrs

 120/70

 60-90

 12-16

 

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