take blood pressure

take someone's blood pressure

to measure a person's blood pressure. The doctor takes my blood pressure every time I am in the office. Bob takes his blood pressure at home every day.
See also: blood, pressure, take
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We have been doing how to take blood pressure and how to find the heart and do ECGs.
The Premera Blue Cross study revealed that among people with past heart attacks who take blood pressure medicine, 35 percent were not taking these classes of drugs.