Nissei DM-3000
Device Model:
Nihon Seimitsu Sokki Co. Ltd. (Nissei), 2508-13 Nakago Shibukawa, Gunma 377-0293, JAPAN.
Measuring functions:
Blood pressure
Primary Client Use:
Intended for professional use
Measurement Site:
Upper Arm
Measurement Occurrence:
Single measurements only
Available Currently
Availability according to Countries or Regions:
Ireland and Japan
Device Manual:
Device Specifications:
The Nissei DM-3000 is a desk (tabletop) manually-operated mercury-free sphygmomanometer. Its blood pressure measurement technology has been proven to be accurate, with a 2-star Medaval rating. Blood pressure measurements are taken from the upper arm. It is intended for professional use.
The technology used in the Nissei DM-3000, to measure blood pressure, has passed in two clinical validation studies, in general populations, according to recognised standard protocols, as published in peer-reviewed publications.
Accuracy AssessmentRecommendationBasis
BP Medaval ★★ Recommendation Older clinical validation; recent protocol; multiple clinical validations
BP BIHS (UK and IRL) Professional use Published evidence
BP ESH (Europe) Professional use Published evidence
BP Japanese Society of Hypertension Professional use (2019-2022) No evidence provided
BP Stride BP Office and hospital use for adults (Preferred) Published evidence
Validation Publications:

Tasker F, De Greeff A, Shennan AH. Development and validation of a blinded hybrid device according to the European Hypertension Society protocol: Nissei DM-3000. J Hum Hypertens. 2010 Sep;24(9):609-16. Epub: 2010 Jan 28. doi: 10.1038/jhh.2009.113. PMID: 20107491. Available from:

ESH-IP:2002 - Pass General population

Stergiou GS, Karpettas N, Kollias A, Destounis A, Tzamouranis D. A perfect replacement for the mercury sphygmomanometer: the case of the hybrid blood pressure monitor. J Hum Hypertens. 2012 Apr;26(4):220-7. Epub: 2011 Sep 8. doi: 10.1038/jhh.2011.77. PMID: 21900952.

ESH-IP:2010 - Pass General population (Note: Modified protocol)