At 7:30 p.m., the report says, paramedics called “no vitals.”
The nurse came daily to check his vitals, answer questions, and provide guidance and reassurance to Jeff and me.
She had been there as my mother and I sat with him around the clock, sleeping by his bedside, anxiously checking his vitals.
vitals vi·tals (vīt'lz)
The vital body organs.
The parts that are essential to continued functioning, as of a system.