Normal breathing and pulse values

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What is the normal breathing rate
12-15 breaths per minute
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What is the normal tidal volume
400-500 cm3
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What is the normal male vital capacity
4.8 dm3
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What is the normal female vital capacity
3.1 dm3
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What is the normal peak flow
400-600 dm3 min-1
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What are used in hospitals to monitor the activity of the lungs
Spirometer and peak flow meter
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What is the typical resting pulse rate of a human
60-80 bpm
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What aspects of a pulse will a fitter person have
lower resting pulse rate, a pulse that increases more slowly with exercise, lower maximum pulse rate, will return pulse rate more quickly
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