This cuff blood pressure monitor earned The Best rating from the Hammacher Schlemmer Institute because it was the most accurate and had the most comfortable cuff. Each monitor’s systolic and diastolic measurements were compared to readings taken by a registered nurse. The Best model deviated from the nurse’s readings by only 6.93%—nearly 2 1/2X more accurate than lesser models. Panelists preferred The Best model’s cuff because it did not over tighten like other monitors and was smooth against the skin. The LCD panel shows diastolic and systolic blood pressure in 7/8"-high numerals, as well as pulse, date, and time; LEDs alert you if blood pressure readings fall outside recommended levels. The display stores up to 90 readings for two people. Six AA batteries (included) provide cordless operation for about 150 readings, or the unit plugs into AC with an included adapter. Cuff fits arms 7 3/4"-13 1/2" in circumference. 9 3/4" H x 8" W x 9 1/2" D. (4 1/2 lbs.)
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(8 of 11 customers found this review helpful)
Not For Flabby Arms
from Denver, CO
Did not give accurate readings on my fat upper arm, but nurse suggested using it on my left forearm instead. When I did that, I got the same reading as she did when using her professional, manual blood pressure equipment. This monitor is quick, painless - and once you learn how to use it, easy.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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(7 of 8 customers found this review helpful)
Blood Pressure Monitor
from Montrose, CO
More accurate than wrist devices and very easy to use.
(6 of 6 customers found this review helpful)
This is the best blood pressure monitor
from Atlanta, GA
I am a physician and recently diagnosed with hypertension. I ordered three different blood pressure monitors and tested them at home against the standard mercury blood pressure measurement taken by a nurse. This monitor was the most accurate and easiest to use. One of the monitors was three times the price of this one and consistently inaccurate.
(5 of 10 customers found this review helpful)
from beaverton OR
This blood pressure monitor is extremely inaccurate, after repeated comparisons by 50 points lower than doctor's measurements.
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
Hammacher Schlemmer Response: Thank you for your feedback. The Hammacher Schlemmer Institute conducts rigorous, unbiased testing to determine which product is the best in a given category. The Best Cuff Blood Pressure Monitor was tested with a professional for accuracy, ease of Use, comfort and features. While this product has received positive feedback from other customers, it clearly did not measure up to your expectations, and for this we sincerely apologize. The only thing we value more than our reputation for quality products and outstanding service is your complete satisfaction. You can always order from Hammacher Schlemmer with confidence knowing that if you are disappointed with a product—for any reason—you may return it under our lifetime guarantee. Please contact our customer service team at 1-800-321-1484 and they will be happy to assist you.
(4 of 6 customers found this review helpful)
from Arlington, Texas
Used at home. Very comfortable and accurate.
(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)
Convenient and dependable
from central Wisconsin
Nice to have the monitor set up where I can use it when necessary. I can keep track of my readings over a period of days.
I need accuracy
By Fifi the nurse
from albany, ny
needs a permanent place for ease of accessprovides reliable readingsHammacher delivery is top notch, fast and friendly
(3 of 4 customers found this review helpful)
this is a fantastic product
By Ivan the ballroom danceer
from Toronto, Canada
The delivery was surprisingly fast.I use the product daily and keep a log.I like the convenience and ease of use.
Not for big arms
I have big arms and could not use it! I was very disappointed.Liked the idea of it but not to take on holidays - too bulky.
Much easier to use
Much easier than other home use products. Anyone can produce a reading first time around.
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