TPR Checks

What Is Hyperthermia?
Raised temperature that can be caused by heat stroke, exercise, pain or seizure.
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What Is Hypothermia?
Reduced body temperature which could be caused by shock, circulatory collapse or just prior to giving birth.
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What Is Pyrexia?
A fever that could be caused by bacteria or viral infection, or severe pain.
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Pulse Is Measured In...?
BPM (Beats Per Minute).
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Abnormalities In Pulse Rate Can Indicate...
Anxiety, Stress, Infection (ill health), Shock, Exercise.
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High Heart Rates (Tachycardia) are caused by...
Stress, Pain, Early Shock, Exercise, Exitement and Fear.
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The Temperament For A Normal Dog (Small/Medium)
37.5-39.2 degrees celcius, 70-140 BPM, 15-30 BPM(Breaths)
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The Temperament For A Normal Dog (Large)
37.7-39.2 degrees celcius, 50-120 BPM, 15-30BPM(Breaths)
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What Is Hypothermia?

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Reduced body temperature which could be caused by shock, circulatory collapse or just prior to giving birth.

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What Is Pyrexia?

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Pulse Is Measured In...?

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Card 5

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Abnormalities In Pulse Rate Can Indicate...

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