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Brachial or wrist blood pressure in obese patients: which is the best?

Published inBlood Pressure Monitoring, vol. 13, no. 3, p. 149-151
Publication date2008
Abstract

Blood pressure (BP) measured in obese patients with a large arm circumference using a cuff of standard width may be overestimated.

Keywords
  • Adult
  • Blood Pressure Determination/instrumentation/methods
  • Brachial Artery/physiology
  • Case-Control Studies
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Obesity
  • Sphygmomanometers
  • Wrist
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DE SENARCLENS, Olivier George et al. Brachial or wrist blood pressure in obese patients: which is the best? In: Blood Pressure Monitoring, 2008, vol. 13, n° 3, p. 149–151. doi: 10.1097/MBP.0b013e3282fd16e3
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ISSN of the journal1359-5237
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