The technology used in the A&D UA-1020, to measure blood pressure, has passed in clinical validation studies, in general populations, according to recognised standard protocols, as published in peer-reviewed publications.
|Medaval||★★ Recommendation||Recent clinical validation; older protocol; multiple clinical validations|
|BIHS (UK and IRL)||Self-measurement||Published evidence|
|ESH (Europe)||Self-measurement||The BIHS recommendation|
|Japanese Society of Hypertension||Self-measurement (2016-2020)||Published evidence|
|Stride BP||Self-measurement for adults (Preferred)||Published evidence|
|AMA VDL (US)||Self-measurement||Published evidence plus 510(k) K111686|
Zeng WF, Kang YY, Liu M, Li Y, Wang JG. Validation of the A&D UA-1020 upper-arm blood pressure monitor for home blood pressure monitoring according to the British Hypertension Society Protocol. Blood Press Monit. 2013 Jun;18(3):177-81. doi: 10.1097/MBP.0b013e32836141ca. PMID: 23571228.
BHS:1993 - Pass (A/A) With D-ring cuff
BHS:1993 - Pass (A/A) With cylindrical cuff
Zeng WF, Kang YY, Liu M, Li Y, Wang JG. Validation of the A&D UA-1020 upper-arm blood pressure monitor with six different-shaped or different-sized cuffs according to the British Hypertension Society protocol. Blood Press Monit. 2013 Oct;18(5):272-7. doi: 10.1097/MBP.0b013e32836464a3. PMID: 24013618.
BHS:1993 - Pass (A/A) General population