Blood Pressure Monitor

General Information

This monitor is used to diagnose high blood pressure and determine the effectiveness of treatments. It uses a cuff fitted to the arm and has a box that stores the recordings. It measures blood pressure periodically over 24hrs. This takes around 15-20mins to fit. No preparation is required.

  • Professor Sanders says...

     
    Atrial fibrillation is a consequence of several reversible risk factors - high blood pressure, diabetes, obesity, sleep apnoea, and excessive alcohol. Your management of atrial fibrillation must include strict control of these risk factors.