Standard Reading Positioning Guide

Instructional

Standard Reading Positioning Guide

Category: Instructional

Summary

To achieve the best quality of reading, your wrist must be at heart level.  Although there may be several versions of how this is done, this article describes the standard position for taking a reading at heart level.

Applies To

Pulsewave®

 
Instructions
  • Do not eat, smoke, or exercise 30 minutes prior to taking
    a reading
  • Clear your mind and relax for 5-10 minutes prior to taking
    a reading
  • Put the cuff against bare skin
  • Remove any jewelry, e.g. bracelets or watches

  • Sit upright in a chair
  • Put your feet flat on the floor
  • Do not cross your arms or legs



During the reading

         ·  Keep your left arm on the table so that your wrist is at heart level
         · 
Do not talk
         · 
Do not move
         ·  Do not move or shake your hands