Andon KD-556

Device Model:KD-556
Manufacturer:Sole: Andon Health Co. Ltd., 3 Jinping Road, Ya'an Street, Nankai District, Tianjin 300190, CHINA.
Measuring functions:Blood pressure
Primary Client Use:Intended for self-measurement and home use
Measurement Site:Upper Arm
Measurement Occurrence:Single measurements only
Availability:Available Currently
Assessment: The technology used in the Andon KD-556, to measure blood pressure, is among the best rated for accuracy by Medaval Ltd. It has passed in two validation studies, between general and specific populations, according to recognised standard protocols, as published in peer-reviewed publications.
Validation Publications for Equivalent Devices

Note: Provisional list; equivalence according to EU Regulation 2017/745 (e.g. MEDDEV 2.7/1 rev 4) not proven

Andon KD-5031

Wu N, Zhang X, Wang W, Zhang H. Validation of the Andon KD5031 for clinical use and self-measurement according to the European Society of Hypertension International Protocol. Blood Press Monit. 2016 Oct;21(5):310-2. Epub: 2016 Jul 7. doi: 10.1097/MBP.0000000000000204. PMID: 27392206.

ESH-IP:2010 - Pass General population

Andon KD-5915

Huang QF, Wang J, Sheng CS, Zhang NN, Li Y, Wang JG. Validation of the ANDON KD-5915 blood pressure monitor for home blood pressure monitoring according to the European Society of Hypertension International Protocol. Blood Press Monit. 2010 Aug;15(4):232-4. PMID: 20658765.

ESH-IP:2002 - Pass General population

Beurer BM-44

Lüders S, Krüger R, Zemmrich C, Forstner K, Sturm CD, Bramlage P. Validation of the Beurer BM 44 upper arm blood pressure monitor for home measurement, according to the European Society of Hypertension International Protocol 2002. Blood Press Monit. 2012 Dec;17(6):248-52. doi: 10.1097/MBP.0b013e32835b9e8e. PMID: 23147534.

ESH-IP:2002 General population (Note: ESH-02 not recognised since 01 July 2011)