Wrist measurement of blood pressure: some critical remarks to oscillometry.

@article{Weber1999WristMO,
  title={Wrist measurement of blood pressure: some critical remarks to oscillometry.},
  author={Franz Weber and R. Erbel and Raphael F. Sch{\"a}fers and Thomas Philipp},
  journal={Kidney & blood pressure research},
  year={1999},
  volume={22 3},
  pages={161-5}
}
UNLABELLED Oscillometric blood pressure measuring devices worn at the wrist are preferred by a growing part of hypertensive patients for self-measurement because of their compactness and ease of use. However, little is known about the accuracy of such instruments. The accuracy of such devices was evaluated by measuring the blood pressure at the end of a coronary angiography procedure in 27 subjects nearly simultaneously in the aortic arch, using a Statham P23 transducer, and at the wrist, using… CONTINUE READING