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A&D UB-542
Device Model:
UB-542
Manufacturer:
A&D Company Ltd., 3-23-14 Higashi-Ikebukuro, Toshima-Ku, 170-0013 Tokyo, JAPAN.
Measuring functions:
Blood pressure
Primary Client Use:
Intended for self-measurement and home use
Measurement Site:
Wrist
Measurement Occurrence:
Single measurements only
Availability:
Available Currently
Availability according to Countries or Regions:
Australia
Device Manual:
Description:
The A&D UB-542 is an automatic blood pressure monitor. Its blood pressure measurement technology has been proven to be accurate, with a 2-star Medaval rating. Blood pressure measurements are taken from the wrist and it is intended for self-measurement and home use.
Assessment:
The technology used in the A&D UB-542, to measure blood pressure, has passed in a clinical validation study, in a general population, according to a recognised standard protocol, as published in a peer-reviewed publication.
Recommendations:
Accuracy AssessmentRecommendationBasis
Medaval ★★ Recommendation Recent clinical validation; recent protocol
BIHS (UK and IRL) Self-measurement Published evidence
Validation Publications:

Saladini F, Benetti E, Fania C, Palatini P. Validation of the A&D BP UB-542 wrist device for home blood pressure measurement according to the European Society of Hypertension International Protocol revision 2010. Blood Press Monit. 2013 Aug;18(4):219-22. doi: 10.1097/MBP.0b013e3283624aa2. PMID: 23681205.

ESH-IP:2010 - Pass General population