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    Iphone BP cuff
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    An_255810 posted:
    There is a BP cuff that plugs into your Iphone and will trend your readings. Has anyone used one of these and was it accurate?
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    billh99 responded:
    I don't know if any have been some to be any more accurate than others.

    But this Heart Study https://www.health-eheartstudy.org/ associated with UCSF will work with either iHealth or Withings iPhone BP systems.

    Both have a 3 mmHg accuracy.
     
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    meme3215 replied to billh99's response:
    I wouldn't trust any BP machine unless it went around your arm and plugged into the wall. Don't trust the wrist BP machine either. A phone isn't a very good substitute for the real thing.
     
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    billh99 replied to meme3215's response:
    Why must it plug into the wall? Even most physician grade systems are battery operated.

    There is a BP cuff that plugs into your Iphone

    They just use the phone for processing and displaying the information.


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