Chapter 4: Oxygen Saturation

Try it Out

Next, you have an opportunity to watch a short film clip on accurate measurement techniques. Watch this film clip 4.2 to see how to measure oxygen saturation correctly using a pulse oximeter. After the clip, try the technique yourself. You can watch the clip and practice as many times as you like.

Film clip 4.2: Oxygen saturation taken correctly

Alternatively, if viewing textbook as a PDF, use this link: https://www.youtube.com/embed/6KTG1lWQ8bs?rel=0

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Vital Sign Measurement Across the Lifespan - 2nd Canadian Edition by Jennifer L. Lapum, Margaret Verkuyl, Wendy Garcia, Oona St-Amant, and Andy Tan is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License, except where otherwise noted.

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