• 1/5
    Today Tina who is a nurse is going to measure how Andreas’ blood is pumped around inside his body. It is called measuring the blood pressure.
  • 2/5
    The blood pressure is measured with this monitor.
  • 3/5
    Blodtrycksmanschett på arm
    This is a cuff. Tina puts it around Andreas’ arm.
  • 4/5
    Blodtrycksmanschett på arm
    When Tina presses a button on the machine there is a beeping sound and Andreas has to sit still. The cuff is filled with air just like when you blow up a balloon. It squeezes Andreas’ arm, then the air seeps out.
  • 5/5
    Andreas är klar
    When it is done Tina removes the cuff. Then she reads the numbers on the monitor. Now the examination is finished!

Blood pressure