Soma Datascope Accutorr Plus
The technology used in the Soma Datascope Accutorr Plus, to measure blood pressure, has passed in four validation studies, between general and young populations, according to recognised standard protocols, as published in peer-reviewed publications.
It is recommended by the ESH for automatic professional use in adults and children.
Anwar YA, Tendler BE, McCabe EJ, Mansoor GA, White WB. Evaluation of the Datascope Accutorr Plus according to the recommendations of the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation. Blood Press Monit. 1997 Apr;2(2):105-110. PMID: 10234101.
SP10:1992 - Pass General population
White WB, Herbst T, Thavarajah S, Giacco S. Clinical evaluation of the Trimline blood pressure cuffs with the Accutorr Plus Monitor. Blood Press Monit. 2003 Jun;8(3):137-40. PMID: 12900592.
SP10:2002 - Pass General population
Trimline blood pressure cuffs used
Wong SN, Tz Sung RY, Leung LC. Validation of three oscillometric blood pressure devices against auscultatory mercury sphygmomanometer in children. Blood Press Monit. 2006 Oct;11(5):281-91. PMID: 16932037.
ESH-IP:2002 - Pass Children
Khawaja RA, Qureshi R, Mansure AH, Yahya ME. Validation of Datascope Accutorr Plus™ using British Hypertension Society (BHS) and Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI) protocol guidelines. J Saudi Heart Assoc. 2010 Jan;22(1):1-5. Epub: 2010 Mar 10. doi: 10.1016/j.jsha.2010.03.001. PMID: 24936124. Available from: www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4051388/.
BHS:1993 - Pass (A/A) General population
SP10:1996 - Pass General population
Adler C, Ellert U, Neuhauser HK. Disagreement of the two oscillometric blood pressure measurement devices, Datascope Accutorr Plus and Omron HEM-705CP II, and bidirectional conversion of blood pressure values. Blood Press Monit. 2014 Apr;19(2):109-17. doi: 10.1097/MBP.0000000000000037. PMID: 24583967.
Measurements from the Soma Datascope Accutorr Plus are compared to those from the Omron HEM-705CP II, though not in a formal validation.