WatchBP Home S makes screening for atrial fibrillation (AFIB) and monitoring daily blood pressure both simple and convenient.
The AFIB algorithm of Microlife has been clinically investigated by several prominent clinical investigators and showed that the device detects patients with AFIB at 97-100% certainty [1,2].
1. Stergiou GS, Karpettas N, Protogerou A, Nasothimiou EG, & Kyriakidis M. Diagnostic accuracy of a home blood pressure monitor to detect atrial fibrillation. J Hum Hyperten 2009; 1–5
2. Wiesel J, Fitzig L, Herschman Y, & Messineo FC Detection of Atrial Fibrillation Using a Modified Microlife Blood Pressure Monitor. Am J Hypertens 2009; 848–852.