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HoMedics BPA-2000-EU

Device Model:BPA-2000-EU
Manufacturer:

OBL: HoMedics Inc., 3000 Pontiac Trail, Commerce Township, MI 48390, UNITED STATES.

OEM: Guangdong Transtek Medical Electronics Co. Ltd., Zone A, 105 Dongli Road, Torch Development District, Zhongshan 528437, CHINA.

Measuring functions:Blood pressure
Primary Client Use:Intended for self-measurement and home use
Measurement Site:Upper Arm
Measurement Occurrence:Single measurements only
Availability:Available Currently
Assessment:

While the technology used in the HoMedics BPA-2000-EU, to measure blood pressure, has been declared as being equivalent to that used in a clinically validated device, no evidence has been published to show that the devices have been compared according to a protocol compliant with (EU) 2017/745 and MEDDEV 2.7/1 rev 4.

Accuracy AssessmentRecommendationBasis
MedavalNoneAlthough equivalence to another device is claimed, this has not been tested to MDR requirements.
BIHS (UK and IRL)Self-measurementManufacturer declaration of equivalence
ESH (Europe)Self-measurementThe BIHS recommendation, despite the absence of the scientific evidence required by the same authors' criteria.
 
Consumer BodyVersionQuartileComment
Which? (UK)2019A 

Validation Publications for Equivalent Devices

Note: This is a provisional list, as equivalence according to EU Regulation 2017/745 (e.g. MEDDEV 2.7/1 rev 4) is not proven. Accordingly, these publications are not used in the assessment of star-ratings.

Transtek TMB-986

Liu WJ, Li SG, Song Z, Gong W. Validation of the TRANSTEK blood pressure monitor TMB-986 for home blood pressure monitoring according to the International Protocol. Blood Press Monit. 2010 Oct;15(5):278-80. doi: 10.1097/MBP.0b013e32833e43ca. PMID: 20729726.

ESH-IP:2002 - Pass General population

Welch Allyn Home 1700 (H-BP100SBP)

Alpert BS. Validation of the Welch Allyn Home blood pressure monitor with professional SureBP algorithm with a special feature of accuracy during involuntary (tremor) patient movement. Blood Press Monit. 2019 Apr;24(2):89-92. Epub: 2019 Feb 4. doi: 10.1097/MBP.0000000000000365. PMID: 30724792.

81060-2:2013 - Pass 85 adult subjects whose oscillometric pressures were augmented with simulator-produced tremors.