This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Blood pressure gauge

Blood pressure gauge

M390/0672

Rights Managed

This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Please contact your Account Manager if you have any query.

Credit

TEK IMAGE / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY TEK IMAGE / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption

Blood pressure gauge (sphygmomanometer). This gauge measures blood pressure using a cuff (not seen) that is inflated around a patient's arm. Blood flow is restricted as the cuff is inflated using a pump (bottom left). When the flow of blood can no longer be heard, the cuff is slowly deflated and two readings relating to the strength of the patient's pulse are taken. These two readings make up the patient's blood pressure and are expressed in millimetres of mercury (mmHg). Abnormally high blood pressure can lead to health problems such as a stroke and heart failure.

Release details

Model release not required. Property release not required.

 {{ i.shot_duration ? i.shot_duration + ' ' : '' }}{{ i.shot_uhd ? '4K ' : i.hires ? 'HD ' : '' }}{{ i.spl_number }} R{{ i.license }}

  • Add to board
  • Similar {{ mediaType(i) }}