Suntech Oscar 2

Device Name:Oscar 2
Manufacturer:SunTech Medical Inc., Suite 117, 507 Airport Boulevard, Morrisville, NC 27560-8200, UNITED STATES.
Measuring functions:Blood pressure
Primary Client Use:Intended for ambulatory blood pressure monitoring
Measurement Site:Upper Arm
Measurement Occurrence:Intermittent measurements at specified intervals or times
Availability:Available Currently
Assessment:

The technology used in the Suntech Oscar 2, to measure blood pressure, has passed in two validation studies, in general populations, according to recognised standard protocols, as published in peer-reviewed publications.

It is recommended by the BIHS, for ABPM, on the basis of published evidence. It is recommended by the ESH for ABPM.

Device Family:Riester ri-cardioB, Welch Allyn 6100B (B BIHS Derivative)
Validation Publications

Jones SC, Bilous M, Winship S, Finn P, Goodwin J. Validation of the OSCAR 2 oscillometric 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure monitor according to the International Protocol for the validation of blood pressure measuring devices. Blood Press Monit. 2004 Aug;9(4):219-23. PMID: 15311149.

ESH-IP:2002 - Pass General population

Goodwin J, Bilous M, Winship S, Finn P, Jones SC. Validation of the Oscar 2 oscillometric 24-h ambulatory blood pressure monitor according to the British Hypertension Society protocol. Blood Press Monit. 2007 Apr;12(2):113-7. PMID: 17353655.

ESH-IP:2002 - Pass General population