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Colin BP-103N

Device Model:BP-103N
Manufacturer:Colin Medical Instruments Corp., 5850 Farinon Dr, San Antonio, TX 78249, UNITED STATES.
Measuring functions:Blood pressure
Primary Client Use:Intended for patient monitoring
Measurement Site:Upper Arm
Measurement Occurrence:Single measurements only
Availability:Obsolete
Description: The Colin BP-103N is a clinically validated automatic blood pressure monitor. Measurements are taken from the upper arm and it is intended for bedside patient monitoring. This device is now obsolete.
Assessment:

The technology used in the Colin BP-103N, to measure blood pressure, has been assessed, in a general population, according to a non-standard protocol.

Accuracy AssessmentRecommendationBasis
MedavalNoneWhen an evaluation is carried out using a non-standard protocol, no inference can be made on accuracy based on a standard protocol.

Validation Publications

Slabý A, Arenberger P, Josífko M, Hrabák P. Clinical evaluation of the Nippon Colin BP-103N blood pressure monitor. J Hum Hypertens. 1987 Jun;1(1):13-6. PMID: 3508193.

Ad Hoc protocol General population

Kawahara M. Evaluation of the accuracy of non-invasive automatic blood pressure monitors. Anesth Prog. 1990 Sep-Oct;37(5):244-7. PMID: 2096748. Available from: PMC2148609.

Ad Hoc protocol General population