Asked by: Enriqueta Espinosaasked in category: General Last Updated: 22nd January, 2020
What is an acceptable respiratory rate for a 15 year old patient?
Normal Values in Children.
|Age Category||Age Range||Normal Respiratory Rate|
|Preschooler||4-5 years||22-34 per minute|
|School Age||6-12 years||18-30 per minute|
|Adolescent||13-18 years||12-16 per minute|
Besides, what is a normal respiration rate?
Respiratory rate: A person's respiratory rate is the number of breaths you take per minute. The normal respiration rate for an adult at rest is 12 to 20 breaths per minute.
Furthermore, which of the following would represent the normal respiratory rates for a school age child? Pediatric Vital Signs Normal Ranges
|Age Group||Respiratory Rate||Awake Heart Rate|
|Infant (1-12 mo)||30-60||100-170|
|Toddler (1-2 yrs)||24-40||80-150|
|Preschooler (3-5 yrs)||20-34||70-130|
|School age (6-12 yrs)||15-30||65-120|
Then, which respiratory rate is normal for a 9 year old patient?
Normal rate in kids
|Age||Rate (in breaths per minute)|
|Infant (birth to 1 year)||30 to 60|
|Toddler (1 to 3 years)||24 to 40|
|Preschooler (3 to 6 years)||22 to 34|
|School age (6 to 12 years)||18 to 30|
What is normal respiratory rate for person with COPD?
The normal respiratory rate for a healthy adult ranges from 12 to 18 breaths per minute. If you take more than 20 breaths per minute for at least a few minutes, you would be described as having tachypnea. Typically, when you have COPD, you may feel a sense of discomfort during episodes of tachypnea.