Type and accuracy of sphygmomanometers in primary care: a cross-sectional observational study.

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BACKGROUND Previous studies identified worrying levels of sphygmomanometer inaccuracy and have not been repeated in the era of digital measurement of blood pressure. AIM To establish the type and accuracy of sphygmomanometers in current use. DESIGN AND SETTING Cross-sectional, observational study in 38 Oxfordshire primary care practices. METHOD… (More)
DOI: 10.3399/bjgp11X593884

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@article{ACourt2011TypeAA, title={Type and accuracy of sphygmomanometers in primary care: a cross-sectional observational study.}, author={Christine A'Court and Richard Stevens and Sarah M Sanders and Alison A Ward and Richard McManus and Carl Heneghan}, journal={The British journal of general practice : the journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners}, year={2011}, volume={61 590}, pages={e598-603} }