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Braun VitalScan Plus (BP-1650)

Device Name:VitalScan Plus
Device Model:BP-1650
Manufacturer:B. Braun Melsungen AG, Carl-Braun-Stra├če, 134212 Melsungen, GERMANY.
Measuring functions:Blood pressure
Primary Client Use:Intended for self-measurement and home use
Measurement Site:Wrist
Measurement Occurrence:Single measurements only
Availability:Discontinued but still available
Description: The Braun VitalScan Plus (BP-1650) is a clinically validated automatic blood pressure monitor. Measurements are taken from the wrist and it is intended for self-measurement and home use. This device has been discontinued by the manufacturer but may be available through certain outlets.

The technology used in the Braun VitalScan Plus (BP-1650), 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.

Accuracy AssessmentRecommendationBasis
MedavalLegacy approvalOlder clinical validation; older protocol
BIHS (UK and IRL)Self-measurementPublished evidence
Stride BPSelf-measurement for adultsPublished evidence

Device Family:Braun BP-1700D, Braun BP-1750D, Braun VitalScan Plus (BP-1650)D (D DET Equivalence)
Validation Publications

Nolly H, Osso P, Nolly A, Silva M, Nolly M, Romero M. Self-measurement of blood pressure: validation of the Braun BP VitalScan Plus 1650 monitor according to the European Society of Hypertension International Protocol. Blood Press Monit. 2008 Apr;13(2):101-6. doi: 10.1097/MBP.0b013e3282f13f8a. PMID: 18347444.

ESH-IP:2002 - Pass General population