Validating auto blood pressure monitors
The company has established itself as a leader in home health monitoring technology through the development and introduction of a variety of unique products.
A&D’s Life Source® blood pressure monitor line has garnered numerous industry awards.
Life Source® – Canadian Distributor: Auto Control Medical Inc.
Auto Control Medical has been supplying Canadians with innovative health care products for over 20 years, from its head office in Mississauga, Ontario.
A&D Medical is a division of A&D Engineering, and is ISO 13403 certified.
Since 1977, A&D Medical has manufactured and distributed a full line of advanced electronic blood pressure monitoring equipment and health care products for home and professional use.
To meet these criteria, devices must achieve a minimum B grade for both systolic and diastolic measurements for the revised BHS protocol or pass the accepted criteria of the Devices that are listed as being derivative of other models have been approved for addition to these lists on the basis of information supplied to the BHS by the manufacturer.A wrist device may fulfil the accuracy criteria of a validation protocol when strict attention is paid to having the wrist at heart level but in home use this may not happen and as a consequence the measurement can become inaccurate.For this reason validated upper arm devices are recommended in preference to wrist devices. Try typing the web address again, or using our search feature at the top of the page to find similar content.High blood pressure is a serious health risk by itself.
Life Source® – Manufacturer: A&D Medical A&D Medical/Life Source manufactures blood pressure monitors for home use.