Convert From mmHg To kPa

Question asked by Yvette:

Can anyone out there help this student convert from mmHg to kPa (for arterial blood gas). Would be greatly appreciated!

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How to convert from mmHg To kPa

posted by Robert:

Millimeters of mercury (mmHg) and kilopascals (kPa) are both units of pressure. In the medical industry, pressure is commonly measured in millimeters of mercury.

One millimeter of mercury is equal to 0.133322387415 kilopascals. This means that to convert mmHg to kPa you should multiply your figure by 0.133322387415.

If you would like some help with your conversion, you can convert between mmHg and kPa with our pressure converter.

kPa = mmHg × 0.133322387415

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