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Heart - respiratory monitor

Heart - respiratory monitor

Overview

A heart–respiratory monitor is a machine that can monitor the heart beat, breathing, and often blood pressure and oxygen levels in the baby.

Update Date 8/2/2011

Updated by: Neil K. Kaneshiro, MD, MHA, Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.