Blood pressure monitor is one of the most important device in hospital. Checking blood pressure is routinely to do to diagnose illness. A sphygmomanometer is a traditional blood pressure monitor that is used most in hospital. It use a column of mercury to measure the blood pressure. Millions of people suffer from hypertension or high blood pressure without realizing it. You know, hypertension doesn’t always show the symptoms. But it still has the high potency to cause the dangerous complications such as brain damage, stroke, heart failure, heart attack, etc. Thousands people around the world suffer a stroke or heart attack unnecessarily just because they don’t know their high blood pressure. If they monitor regularly at home, perhaps they could prevent these awful consequences from happening.
That’s why most people need to check their blood pressure regularly. Today, the blood pressure monitor is more advanced and low cost. It named as digital blood pressure monitor. It runs on batteries. Using large clear electronic displays, it is very easy to use, even for the home user. Most electronic blood pressure monitors are lightweight, extra small, and portable. For the example, omron bp652. With digital home monitorl your blood reading will be displayed on a screen digitally. This will take the readings for you without the need for aa stethoscope. The result can be stored, or printed out. Sometimes the readings can be downloaded depend on the model you have. Digital monitors are very reliable now. There is just little difference with the aneroid one that always used by the doctors. To make your digital monitor more accurate, you should read the following tips. choose the monitor with the right cuff size with you. The inappropriate size will make an inaccurate reading for you. for the first use, ask your doctor about the correct method. It is very important to use it in the right way. Wrong way cause the incorrect reading. always keep a record of your readings. Even though there are the memory in the device about your reading, I suggest you keep writing the records in a same note, to make it easy to control the change of your health condition.