Oscillometric measurement of blood pressure: a simplified explanation. A technical note on behalf of the British and Irish Hypertension Society

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N. Chapman, P. Chowienczyk, C. Clark, E. Denver, P. Lacy, P. Lewis, U. Martin, R. McManus (Chair), A. Neary, J. Sheppard.

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