How to measure blood pressure correctly

Q: What is the correct procedure for doctors when checking blood pressure?

A: Most doctors use a device called a sphygmomanometer to check blood pressure. Proper arm positioning and use of the appropriate sized cuff are important in obtaining an accurate reading. Specific details on proper use of a sphygmomanometer can be found by clicking here.

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (2 votes, average: 3.50 out of 5)
Loading ... Loading ...