Recommendation ID
CG127/6
Question
Automated blood pressure monitoring in people with atrial fibrillation: - Which automated blood pressure monitors are suitable for people with hypertension and atrial fibrillation?
Any explanatory notes
(if applicable)
Why this is important: - Atrial fibrillation may prevent accurate blood pressure measurement with
automated devices. It would be valuable to know if this can be overcome.

Source guidance details

Comes from guidance
Hypertension in adults: diagnosis and management
Number
CG127
Date issued
August 2011

Other details

Is this a recommendation for the use of a technology only in the context of research? No  
Is it a recommendation that suggests collection of data or the establishment of a register?   No