Detects and indicates whether the cuff is wrapped around the arm properly.
This blood pressure monitor has passed the criteria of the European Society of Hypertension by achieving all requirements and achieved the highest possible grade (A/A) according to the criteria of the British Hypertension Society. This monitor further complies with the standard required by the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI).
Blood Pressure (BP) is readings are expressed based on 2 readings. Systolic and Diastolic; in units of millimetre of mercury (mmHg).
Systolic (SYS mmHg)
Systolic pressure indicates how much pressure your blood is exerting against your artery walls when the heart beats.
Diastolic (DIA mmHg)
Diastolic pressure indicates how much pressure your blood is exerting against your artery walls while the heart relaxes between beats.
Read more about how to measure and read blood pressure numbers.