The technology used in the H&L HL868ED, to measure blood pressure, is among the best rated for accuracy by Medaval Ltd. It has passed in clinical validation studies, between general and specific populations, according to recognised standard protocols, as published in peer-reviewed publications.
|Medaval||★★★ Recommendation||Recent clinical validation; recent protocol; multiple clinical validations|
|BIHS (UK and IRL)||Self-measurement||Published evidence|
|Stride BP||Self-measurement for adults (Preferred)||Published evidence|
Zhang W, Lei L, Li Y, Wang JG. Validation of the HL868ED upper-arm blood pressure monitor for clinical use and self-measurement according to the British Hypertension Society Protocol. Blood Press Monit. 2019 Aug;24(4):203-207. Epub: 2019 May 23. doi: 10.1097/MBP.0000000000000384. PMID: 31136322. Erratum in: Blood Press Monit. 2021 Feb;26(1):85.
BHS:1993 - Pass (A/A) General population
Zhang W, Lei L, Li Y, Wang JG. Validation of the HL868ED upper-arm blood pressure monitor for clinical use and self-measurement according to the European Society of Hypertension International Protocol revision 2010. Blood Press Monit. 2020 Feb;25(1):53-57. Epub: 2019 Oct. doi: 10.1097/MBP.0000000000000411. PMID: 31658108. Erratum in: Blood Press Monit. 2021 Feb;26(1):84.
ESH-IP:2010 - Pass General population