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March 26, 2012

 

a man checks his pulse while using a blood pressure monitor

The Sound Of Pressure

Have you ever been squeezed by a sphygmomanometer?

August 1, 2006

 

a man checks his pulse while using a blood pressure monitor

The Big Squeeze

If you've ever had your blood pressure checked. But did you ever wonder why it's your upper arm that gets the big squeeze, rather than your wrist or your leg?

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