Basic Checks –Weight, Height, temperature and blood pressure Weight and Height
Nurse : Please come in. I would like to take your weight
Patient : Okey.
Nurse : Please take off your shoes and stand on the scales.
Patient : Sure.
Nurse : Right. Your weight is 62.6 kilograms.
Patient : Realty?
Nurse : Yes
Now I need to check you height.
Please come over here and stand up straight with your back to the wall.
Patient : Like this?
Nurse : That’s right.
Your height is 173 centimeters.
Patient : Yes, that’s right.
Nurse : Please put your shoes on and sit here next to the tableTemperature
Nurse : I am going to take your temperature now.
Patient : All right.
Nurse : Open your mouth, please.
I am going to put the thermometer under your tongue.
Please close your mouth softly.
Please keep I closed for about one minute.
Okay, please open your mouth.
Patient : What’s my temperature?
Nurse : 37.6 C. It is normal.
Patient : That’s good.Blood pressure
Nurse : May I take your blood pressure?
Patient : Yes, of course.
Nurse : Please roll up your left sleeve. Put your arm on the table.
Please roll your arm over.
Now I am going to pump up the pressure and release it slowly.
Patient : What is my blood pressure?
Nurse : It is a little high. One hundred and fifty over ninety.
Patient : Oh.
Nurse : I would lije to take it again in about 30 minutes just to double check.
Patient : Sure. No prolem.