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Omron BP742CANN (HEM-7131-CA)

Device Name:BP742CANN
Device Model:HEM-7131-CA
Manufacturer:Sole: Omron Corporation, Kyoto Head Office, Shiokoji Horikawa, Shimogyo ku, Kyoto 600-8530, JAPAN.
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 Omron BP742CANN (HEM-7131-CA), 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
MedavalNot recommendedThis device failed clinical validation.
Hypertension CanadaSelf-measurement (Gold)Manufacturer declaration of equivalence

Relevant Publications

Ross KL, Bhasin S, Wilson MP, Stewart SA, Wilson TW. Accuracy of drug store blood pressure monitors: an observational study. Blood Press Monit. 2013 Dec;18(6):339-41. doi: 10.1097/MBP.0000000000000003. PMID: 24192848.

The publication describes the Omron BP742CANN (HEM-7131-CA) being used as a reference device for comparison with "drug-store" devices.