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Blood pressure monitors

Omron 10 Series BP785
 
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$11.95 - $274.35
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Summary: Has an Irregular Heartbeat Detector. Has a BP Risk Category Indicator. Allows multiple users to store readings separately. Includes two cuff sizes or a one-size-fits-most cuff. Has a large digit display. Data Averaging Function. Excellent for accuracy. Very Good for comfort. Directions of How to Use on Cuff.
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Type: Arm monitors
About - Omron 10 Series BP785

The Omron 10 Series BP785 is part of the blood pressure monitor test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, blood pressure monitor models like the 10 Series BP785 are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.


Accuracy:
Accuracy is based on how the model's readings compared with those taken on a mercury sphygmomanometer used by two trained testers.

Convenience:
Convenience is based on pluses and minuses of the model's features (such as irregular heartbeat detection, a blood-pressure risk category indicator, and multiple user memories).

Comfort:
Comfort is based on opinion scores given by test subjects.
Features & Specs - Omron 10 Series BP785
info Irregular heartbeat detector Yes
info BP risk category indicator Yes
info Multiple user memories Yes
info Two cuffs or one that fits most Yes
info Can download memory to PC No
info More portable than most No
info Large digit display Yes
info Data averaging function Yes
info Included cuff sizes (in.) One size 9 - 17
info Available cuff sizes (in.) -
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User Reviews - Omron 10 Series BP785
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2.0
Too many error messages
8/19/2014
Pros
Easy to read
Cons
Hard To Fit Cuff
to many errors
Best Uses
Normal Heart Rate
Comment:
If you have a big change in heart rate it will give and error message every time.<br />The cuff is very hard to fit on my arm.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
 
1.0
Cuff Cuff Cuff
8/4/2014
Pros
Cons
Best Uses
Comment:
The cuff is terrible. Very frustrating to get it properly adjusted. By the time is on correctly, the BP is higher than before I started. Would absolutely not recommend. On the plus side the cuff does not last long.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
 
1.0
Consistently low readings
6/13/2014
Pros
Cons
Best Uses
Comment:
Omron brand was recommended by my internist,but it gave consistently low readings - systolic in the low 120's, versus 140's at pharmacy or doctor. I noticed that about 10 or 20% of the customer reviews in the vendor's website had similar problems. Many said it worked fine.
How long have you owned it:
A month or less
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
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