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Mikatos Missouri

Device Name:Missouri
Manufacturer:Sole: Mikatos Indústria Comércio e Serviços de Aparelhos Médicos Ltda., Estrada de São Judas 325, Pq. Esplanada, Embu das Artes, São Paulo 06817-170, BRAZIL.
Measuring functions:Blood pressure
Primary Client Use:Intended for professional use
Measurement Site:Upper Arm
Measurement Occurrence:Single measurements only
Availability:Available Currently
Description: The Mikatos Missouri is a clinically validated manually-operated desk (tabletop) aneroid sphygmomanometer. Measurements are taken from the upper arm and it is intended for professional use.
Assessment:

The technology used in the Mikatos Missouri, to measure blood pressure, has passed in a clinical validation study, in a specific population, according to a recognised standard protocol, as published in a peer-reviewed publication.

Accuracy AssessmentRecommendationBasis
MedavalRecommended in certain condition(s)Validation in specific condition(s). See publications for details.

Validation Publications

Ferreira KA, Santos AC, Arthur TC, Santos DA, Pereira D, Freitas EO, Fukuda FM, Baia WR. Validation of Missouri aneroid sphygmomanometer to measure blood pressure in patients with cancer. [Validation of Missouri aneroid sphygmomanometer to measure blood pressure in patients with cancer.] Arq Bras Cardiol. 2010 Aug;95(2):244-50. Epub: 2010 Jul 23. PMID: 20658091. Available from: www.arquivosonline.com.br. In English, Portuguese.

ESH-IP:2002 - Pass Patients with cancer