Illustration of blood pressure measurement

Illustration of blood pressure measurement

M172/0080 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 44.3MB

Downloadable file size: 2.9MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Illustration of blood pressure measurement. Blood pressure is a measurement of the pressure that blood exerts against the walls of the main arteries and is quoted in millimetres of mercury (mmHg). Measurements are made when the heart is contracting (the systolic pressure) and during relaxation (the diastolic pressure); results are presented as the systolic over the diastolic pressure. A typical value for a normal, young adult might be 120/80 mmHg. Here, a massive systolic pressure of 240mmHg is displayed on the sphygmomanometer. Abnormally high blood pressure (hypertension) is a serious medical condition with a variety of underlying causes.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: artwork, cardiac, condition, disease, disorder, healthcare, heart, high blood pressure, hypertension, medical, medicine

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.