Where is the pulse most easily found?
Pulse can be found anywhere an artery is near the surface or over a bone. The body sites where pulse is most easily felt are:
Wrist (radial artery)
Temporal artery (in front of ear)
Common carotid artery (along the lower margin of the jaw)
Facial artery (lower margin of the lower jawbone)
Brachial artery (at the bend of elbow)
Popliteal artery (behind the knee)
Posterior tibial artery (behind the ankle)
Dorsalis pedis artery (on the upper surface of the foot).