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AACN Practice Alert Outlines Importance of Blood Pressure Measurements and Reviews Best Practices for Accurate Results

An updated practice alert from the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses outlines the latest evidence-based practice for obtaining accurate blood pressure measurements and discusses cuff size and placement considerations, patient positioning and patient safety concerns.
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