A BIOS exclusive, the blood pressure monitor features a new technology that accurately detects atrial fibrillation, the most common form of heart arrhythmia or irregular heartbeat. The presence of AFIB is strongly linked to stroke, early detection can reduce the risk of stroke significantly. This unit comes with a free download for the BP Analyzer Software, which automatically stores your readings.
- Detects AFIB
- Large screen
- FREE BP Analyzer Software
- Wide range cuff
- Storage Case
Blood Pressure Monitor with Atrial Fibrillation Screening.
What is Atrial Fibrillation?
Atrial fibrillation (AFib) is the most common sustained rhythm abnormality and occurs when rapid, disorganized electrical signals are present in the hearts two upper chambers called the atria, causing them to contract rapidly and irregularly. Blood is pooled in the atria resulting in clots that can break off and go to the brain causing a stroke.
What Causes Atrial Fibrillation?
• The most common cause is high blood pressure
• Heart disease
• Blood clots
• Excessive use of alcohol