6 Conclusions

6 Conclusions

6.1 The Committee concluded that WatchBP Home A was cost saving and could provide significant clinical benefits when used for opportunistic atrial fibrillation detection in asymptomatic patients being screened or monitored for hypertension in primary care.

6.2 The Committee considered that use of WatchBP Home A would be particularly beneficial for older patients at higher risk of stroke.

  • National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)