Blood Pressure Monitors
- Upper Arm Blood Pressure Monitor Item Code: MS29838Want it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.This upper arm blood pressure monitor is ideal for measuring blood pressure safely and accurately in the comfort of your own home. Using the WHO (World Health Organisation) classification, users get clear feedback regarding their blood pressure measurements. The included upper arm cuff is designed for ease of use and comfort and will accommodate arm width measurements of 22 cm to 36cm. Large display with backlight. Batteries not included.Size: 18 x13 x 9cm (In carry case)Weight: 480gExpress Delivery AvailableSpecial Price £22.58 with VAT Relief
Was: £25.09Save: £2.51
- Blood Glucose Monitoring System - Spare Test Strips (PK25) Item Code: MS23213
- Graphic history blood pressure monitors - arm version Item Code: MS22706FREE ShippingA new breakthrough in blood pressure monitor design. Shows the whole week's readings in graph form. The colour easy check classification guide tells you where you stand between normal, pre-hypertension and stage 1 or 2 hypertension.7 day history in graph formColour easy check classification guide shows normal, pre-hypertension or hypertensionSimple one touch operationClear LCD screen with extra large digital displayMeasures systolic, diastolic and heart pulse99 reading memory with time/date recordIrregular heartbeat indicatorIs supplied with a professional upper arm auto inflation cuffSupplied with storage case, batteries and full instructionsSize 13.6 x 9.6 x 5cmUses 4 x AA batteries
- Graphic history blood pressure monitors - wrist version Item Code: MS22705Want it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.A new breakthrough in blood pressure monitor design. Shows the whole week's readings in graph form. The colour easy check classification guide tells you where you stand between normal, pre-hypertension and stage 1 or 2 hypertension.7 day history in graph formColour easy check classification guide shows normal, pre-hypertension or hypertensionSimple one touch operationClear LCD screen with extra large digital displayMeasures systolic, diastolic and heart pulse99 reading memory with time/date recordIrregular heartbeat indicatorHas a built in auto inflation cuff for easy reading from the wristSupplied with storage case, batteries and full instructionsSize 7 x 7.8 x 2.8cmUses 2 x AAA batteriesExpress Delivery Available
- RI-CHAMPION AUTOMATIC BPM Item Code: MS10758FREE ShippingFully automatic, clinically validated, blood pressure monitor, using the oscillometric method. Large clear angled display of systolic, diastolic blood pressure and pulse. Memory function provides up to seven stored readings and the displayed average of these readings, making the unit suitable for personal monitoring by the patient as a better basis for diagnosis.The intelligent automatic inflation system avoids patient discomfort from excess cuff pressure. Comes complete with 4 x AA batteries and notepad.Special PriceWas: £160.39Save: £16.04
- RI-HANDY AUTOMATIC WRIST BPM Item Code: MS10759FREE ShippingAutomatic digital blood pressure monitor for use on the wrist. Extremely useful for convenient and rapid BP measurement without the need to expose the patients arm. Features data memory for up to 48 measurements with date, time, and average calculation. Accurate measurements by quick and easy one touch button operation. Easy to read display of date, time, systolic and diastolic values and pulse. Clinically validated.Cuff for wrist sizes from 13.5mm to 19.5mm. Range: 0-300mmHg (accurate to +/-3mmHg) 40-199 pulse rate/min.Special PriceWas: £122.69Save: £12.26
- Ri-Mega Sphygmomanometer Item Code: MS10760FREE ShippingRi-Mega SphygmomanometerFeaturesModern sphygmomanometer design combined with maximum user friendliness. Features a legible 53mm diameter scale and the tube screw connection is chromium plated in black for rapid cuff changing. Converts easily between right and left handed configuration. Maximum reading 300mmHg. Maximum error +/- 3mmHg. Supplied with calibrated nylon hook and loop adult cuff. Latex free.Special PriceWas: £118.99Save: £11.90
- First Aid Fingertip Pulse Oximeter Item Code: MS25454FREE ShippingHere at The Good Life Guide we feel no medicine cabinet should be without our fingertip pulse oximeter to check your blood oxygen saturation (SpO2) and your pulse rate.Small, simple to use and reliable, to give you an early warning if your oxygen levels or pulse rate fall to a dangerous level. Just pop onto your finger, press the button and the results are shown on the screen within a few seconds.As used by health professionals and paramedics around the world to monitor Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases (COPD) including Emphysema, Asthma and Bronchitis.Small, simple to use and reliableGives reading of blood oxygen levels and pulse rateAs used by paramedics and health professionals around the worldCan be used to monitor Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases (COPD) including emphysema, asthma and bronchitisSpecial PriceWas: £46.90Save: £4.69
- Cholesterol Monitoring System - Spare Test Strips (PK10) Item Code: MS19330FREE Shipping
- Cholesterol and Blood Glucose Monitoring Kit Item Code: MS19329FREE ShippingCholesterol and Blood Glucose Monitoring KitFeaturesProfessional, medically approved blood cholesterol and glucose monitoring kit for use at home.Keeping your cholesterol count under control with the correct diet is an essential part of modern healthcare. With this kit you have all you need to check that important reading between hospital and GP visits.It also tests for blood glucose levels for those who need to keep Diabetes in check.SpecifiacationsEasy to use with large display showing result, date and time record150 second measuring time for Cholesterol and 6 seconds for Glucose100 Cholesterol and 200 Glucose test memory and recallSupplied with 5 Cholesterol test strips, 10 Glucose test strips, lancing device with sterile lancets, carry bag and instructionsAddition test strips availableWill display cholesterol results in either mmol/L or mg/dLMeter unit measures 9 x 6 x 2.2 cm and weighs 58 gramsUses 2 x AA batteries (included)
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Yes you can, during the checkout process simply choose "I am ordering on behalf of someone else who is chronically sick or has a disabling condition" & fill it out with the details of the applicant. Its very simple to complete please don't worry!
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A person is ‘chronically sick or disabled’ if he/she is a person:
- with a physical or mental impairment which has a long-term and substantial adverse effect upon his/her ability to carry out everyday activities;
- with a condition which the medical profession treats as a chronic sickness, such as diabetes; or
- Who is terminally ill.
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