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Omron HEM-1040
Device Model:
Omron Corporation, Kyoto Head Office, Shiokoji Horikawa, Shimogyo ku, Kyoto 600-8530, JAPAN.
Measuring functions:
Blood pressure
Primary Client Use:
Intended for use as a public facility
Measurement Site:
Upper Arm
Measurement Occurrence:
Single measurements only
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The Omron HEM-1040 is a waiting-room blood pressure monitor. 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 use as a public facility.
The technology used in the Omron HEM-1040, to measure blood pressure, has passed in a clinical validation study, in a general population, according to a recognised standard protocol, as published in a peer-reviewed publication.
Accuracy AssessmentRecommendationBasis
BP Medaval ★★ Recommendation Recent clinical validation; recent protocol
BP Japanese Society of Hypertension Self-measurement (2021-2022) Published evidence
BP Stride BP Self-measurement for adults Published evidence
Validation Publications:

Takahashi H, Saito K. Validation of the Omron HEM-1040 Blood Pressure Monitor According to the American National Standards Institute/Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation/International Organization for Standardization 81060-2:2013 Protocol. Vasc Health Risk Manag. 2020 Dec 29;16:571-575. doi: 10.2147/VHRM.S287016. PMID: 33402825. Available from: PMC7778435. eCollection 2020.

81060-2:2013 - Pass General population