How to choose the correct blood pressure monitor?

Jul 25 2019

With the development of the times, people pay more and more attention to the visualization and visualization of various physical indicators. Blood pressure monitor is one of the most important physical indicators of contemporary people.
There are three types of home blood pressure monitor, one is arm type, the other is wrist type, and the third is finger type. The family health care sphygmomanometer introduced by Lexin Medical is mainly an arm blood pressure monitor and a wrist blood pressure monitor. Compared to finger blood pressure monitor, both blood pressure monitor and wrist blood pressure monitor generally provide the most accurate and consistent results.


1.FDA clinical certification
Choosing a blood pressure monitor, the first thing to know is whether the blood pressure monitor is clinically certified by the FDA. This certification means that the digital display has undergone a series of tests to ensure it provides accurate blood pressure monitor results.

2.Fit your own cuff size
The upper arm blood pressure monitor has a cuff to wrap around the arm. If you use a cuff that is not suitable for the arm size, your blood pressure monitor reading may be biased and you may feel uncomfortable when measuring blood pressure. You can Measure your upper arm at the midpoint between the elbows. And in the table below, you can get the cuff size that suits you.

Upper Arm Blood Pressure Monitor cuff sizes
Measurement (cm) 18-22cm 22-32cm 32-45cm
Measurement (inches) 7.1-8.7” 8.8-12.8” 12.8-18”
Cuff size Small Medium Large

3.The sphygmomanometer automatic memory function
The automatic memory function of the blood pressure monitor can help patients with high blood pressure to compare the trend of blood pressure, prevent or predict the risk in advance.

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