High Blood Pressure in Children Drill



These drills build assessment skills by simulating blood pressure measurement by auscultation. Users will also practice evaluation of hypertension using the NIH's classification tables for children.

We recommend downloading the 'Pocket Guide to Blood Pressure Measurement in Children', National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, NIH, using the following link: A Pocket Guide to Blood Pressure Measurement in Children


 

iPad edition of High Blood Pressure in Children Drill is available on the Practical Clinical Skills web site (www.practicalclinicalskills.com).

Please use good quality headphones or earphones.


Begin Cases


How To Use Patient Cases

The patient cases provide a content for practicing exam and diagnostic skills. Each case consists of multiple pages:
  • patient history
  • blood pressure
  • heart and lung sounds
  • lab results
  • diagnosis and treatment
To view these pages, use the tabs that appear near the top of the page, under the case title.