Unformatted text preview: 3. Two common pulse sites are the brachial pulse (located on the biceps) and the carotid pulse (located on the neck). 4. The normal resting pulse rate for an individual depends on age. A baby’s pulse is very large because its little heart needs to constantly pump blood based on its size. An adult has a pulse around 70 beats a minute while an elderly person has a pulse of around the same. 5....
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- Spring '10
- heart rate, pulse, pulse rates, resting pulse rate, common pulse sites