V/S full form

Meaning : Vital Signs

Category : Medical
Sub Category : Parmedics

What does V/S mean or stand for ?

V/S is a short form that is used by paramedics and primary care physicians to estimate the current health and status of a person.These vitals signs are temperature,blood pressure,heart rate and also oxygen saturation rate.These are the basic essentials for determining the overall well being of the patient.In case of trauma,emergency and accident victims,these vital stats are the first indicators that are checked in the casualty department.