Blood Pressure Monitors approved by the British Hypertension Society: Omron, A and D, Microlife
Why monitor your blood pressure at home?
Your blood pressure is a vital indicator of your state of health, and these days most doctors recommend that you test yourblood pressure regularly. These state of the art monitors allow you to do this in the comfort of your own home, thus avoiding “white coat syndrome” (an increase in BP due to entering a hospital or medical environment that can cause misleading readings).
All of the blood pressure monitors on this list have been through independent testing, have been shown in research to be accurate:
Prices in black are approximate RRP – check for latest online prices at the following Medical Supply Web sites – online UK distributors of a wide range of medical equipment to both medical professionals and individual home users including stethoscopes and a wide range of automatic digital blood pressure monitors. Look for suppliers that consistently score high on high quality service and offer excellent value for money and that they stock makes and machines that the British Hypertension Society recommend – accurate monitors for home use and regularly include promotions with their sales.