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Suntech Tango

Device Name:Tango
Manufacturer:SunTech Medical Inc., Suite 117, 507 Airport Boulevard, Morrisville, NC 27560-8200, UNITED STATES.
Measuring functions:Blood pressure
Primary Client Use:Intended for both professional use and self-measurement
Measurement Site:Upper Arm
Measurement Occurrence:Single measurements only
Description: The Suntech Tango is a clinically validated automatic blood pressure monitor. Measurements are taken from the upper arm and it is intended for both professional use and self-measurement. This device is now obsolete.

The technology used in the Suntech Tango, to measure blood pressure, has been assessed, in a specific population, according to a non-standard protocol.

Accuracy AssessmentRecommendationBasis
MedavalNoneWhen an evaluation is carried out using a non-standard protocol, no inference can be made on accuracy based on a standard protocol.

Validation Publications

Cameron JD, Stevenson I, Reed E, McGrath BP, Dart AM, Kingwell BA. Accuracy of automated auscultatory blood pressure measurement during supine exercise and treadmill stress electrocardiogram-testing. Blood Press Monit. 2004 Oct;9(5):269-75. PMID: 15472500.

Ad Hoc protocol Supine Exercise IA (n=5)

Ad Hoc protocol Threadmill Exercise IA (n=10)