Where is blood pressure cuff placement in a newborn?

Answer Measure newborn infants' blood pressure with a standard sphygmomanometer cuff by placing it over the brachial artery on the elbow of the right arm. The American Heart Association Council on High Bl... Read More »

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How to Buy a Blood Pressure Cuff?

To buy a blood pressure cuff or monitor you need to know what diagnostic features you need, your price range and how frequently you will be testing blood pressure. It's important to buy your blood ... Read More »

What is a blood pressure cuff?

A blood pressure cuff plays an important role in obtaining an accurate blood pressure reading. Manual and digital blood pressure cuffs operate slightly differently but perform the same function.Mat... Read More »

How wide is a blood pressure cuff?

Blood pressure cuffs come in three standard sizes. An adult cuff measures between 10.6 and13.3 inches wide, a large cuff measures between 13.7 and 17.3 inches, and a thigh cuff measures between 16.... Read More »

How to Disinfect a Blood Pressure Cuff?

Blood pressure cuffs are a potential source for various types of bacteria, including those resistant to antibiotics. Sanitizing the cuffs properly is important for everyone's health. This article w... Read More »