Automatic electronic sphygmomanometers are a reliable solution for regular pressure measurement in a home environment. They are simple and easy to use and can be used even by elderly people. Regular measurement can be a lifesaver for patients with chronic conditions and beyond. However, we need to pay attention to some frequent mistakes that affect the reliability of our measurements. More specifically:
As a general rule be aware that analog earpiece and wrist sphygmomanometers are unreliable in the hands of amateurs.