The technology used in the A&D TM-2430, to measure blood pressure, has passed in two validation studies, between general and young populations, according to recognised standard protocols, as published in peer-reviewed publications.
It is recommended by the BIHS, for ABPM, on the basis of published evidence. It is recommended by Hypertension Canada on the basis of published evidence. It is recommended by the ESH for ABPM in adults and children.
Palatini P, Frigo G, Bertolo O, Roman E, Da Cortà R, Winnicki M. Validation of the A&D TM-2430 device for ambulatory blood pressure monitoring and evaluation of performance according to subjects' characteristics. Blood Press Monit. 1998 Aug;3(4):255-60. PMID: 10212363.
BHS:1993 - Pass (A/A) General population
SP10:1992 - Pass General population
Yip GW, So HK, Li AM, Tomlinson B, Wong SN, Sung RY. Validation of A&D TM-2430 upper-arm blood pressure monitor for ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in children and adolescents, according to the British Hypertension Society protocol. Blood Press Monit. 2012 Apr;17(2):76-9. doi: 10.1097/MBP.0b013e328351d4a4. PMID: 22391521.
BHS:1993 - Pass (A/B) Children and adolescents (n=61)
Uen S, Weisser B, Wieneke P, Vetter H, Mengden T. Evaluation of the performance of a wrist blood pressure measuring device with a position sensor compared to ambulatory 24-hour blood pressure measurements. Am J Hypertens. 2002 Sep;15(9):787-92. PMID: 12219873.
The publication describes the A&D TM-2430 being used as a reference device for comparison with the Braun BP-2000.