3. Systolic and diastolic blood pressure

A project log for Digital Blood Pressure Monitor

Application For Detecting Blood Pressure Using Korotkoff Sounds

guillermo-perez-guillenGuillermo Perez Guillen 05/29/2023 at 06:230 Comments

Traditionally, the systolic blood pressure is taken to be the pressure at which the first Korotkoff sound is first heard and the diastolic blood pressure is the pressure at which the fourth Korotkoff sound is just barely audible. However, there has recently been a move towards the use of the fifth Korotkoff sound.


Blood Pressure, Heart

Blood Pressure, Heart