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- Eng 15 -
HOW TO WRAP THE WRIST CUFF
4 Position the top edge of the cuff
approximately 1 to 2 cm away from
the crease of your wrist.
5 Secure the wrist cuff with the
• If the wrist cuff is wrapped
too loose or tight, errors or
incorrect readings may result.
You may use your right wrist to measure your blood pressure.
However, your blood pressure may differ by about 10mmHg depending
on whether measured on your left or your right wrist, so ideally you
should measure your blood pressure on the same wrist each time.
To obtain accurate measurements
• Wrapping the cuff too loosely or too tightly may prevent correct
• Sit up straight while taking the measurement.