Blood pressure meter
1 left in stock
1,500.00 $ kg
Size : 10
Unit : kg
Size : 10
A blood pressure meter, also known as a blood pressure monitor or sphygmomanometer, is a medical device used to measure the blood pressure of an individual. It helps determine the force exerted by the blood against the walls of the arteries.
There are two main types of blood pressure meters:
Manual Blood Pressure Meter: This type of meter consists of an inflatable cuff that is wrapped around the upper arm, a pressure gauge (manometer) to measure the pressure, and a stethoscope to listen to the blood flow. The cuff is inflated with a pump to temporarily stop blood flow, and then the pressure is gradually released while listening to the sounds of blood flow using the stethoscope. The readings are obtained by noting the pressure values displayed on the gauge.
Digital Blood Pressure Meter: Digital blood pressure meters are automated devices that are easier to use and do not require a stethoscope. These meters typically have a cuff that is wrapped around the upper arm and a digital display screen to show the blood pressure readings. The cuff is inflated automatically, and the device uses sensors to detect the blood flow and calculate the blood pressure. The results, including systolic and diastolic blood pressure values, are displayed on the screen.
To measure blood pressure using a digital blood pressure meter, you typically need to wrap the cuff around your upper arm, ensure it is snug but not too tight, and press a button to start the measurement. The device will inflate the cuff, measure the pressure, and display the readings.
Regular monitoring of blood pressure is important for maintaining cardiovascular health and managing conditions such as hypertension. Blood pressure meters are available for home use, allowing individuals to track their blood pressure levels over time and share the data with healthcare professionals for evaluation and guidance.
- Emergency Medicine
+44 20 1234 5678