24 Hour Blood Pressure Monitor

Procedure Description

Your doctor has ordered a blood pressure monitor which you will wear home for 24 hours. The BP cuff will inflate on your arm every 20 minutes during the day, and once per hour at night.

The BP monitor will provide a useful trend of data recorded during your regular activities, as well as while you are sleeping. This appointment takes approximately 15 minutes.

Procedure Preparation

You make eat, drink and take your medications as usual for this test.
You may wear deodorant.