Home Monitoring for Atrial Fibrillation Using a Microlife Blood Pressure Monitor "TRIPPS"


Phase N/A Results N/A

Trial Description

This study assess the accuracy of a blood pressure monitor designed to detect atrial fibrillation. Subjects use the blood pressure monitor on a daily basis for 30 days and compare the readings to an ECG done at the same time.



Trial Design

  • Observation: Case-Only
  • Perspective: Prospective
  • Sampling: Non-Probability Sample

Trial Population

Patients seen in a general medical practice.


Type Measure Time Frame Safety Issue
Primary Sensitivity and specificity of the blood pressure monitor used for detecting atrial fibrillation compared to the electrocardiogram. After final subject data is available. No
Secondary Assess subjects understanding of the use of the device for atrial fibrillation. After final subject data is available. No