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Can wrist blood pressure oscillometer be used for triage in an adult emergency department?

Published inAnnals of emergency medicine, vol. 46, no. 2, p. 172-176
Publication date2005
Abstract

We compare the performance of a wrist blood pressure oscillometer with the mercury standard in the triage process of an emergency department (ED) and evaluate the impact of wrist blood pressure measurement on triage decision.

Keywords
  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Blood Pressure Determination/instrumentation
  • Emergency Service, Hospital
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Oscillometry/instrumentation
  • Sphygmomanometers
  • Triage/methods
  • Wrist
Citation (ISO format)
RUTSCHMANN, Olivier Thierry et al. Can wrist blood pressure oscillometer be used for triage in an adult emergency department? In: Annals of emergency medicine, 2005, vol. 46, n° 2, p. 172–176. doi: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2004.12.007
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ISSN of the journal0196-0644
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