A portable, battery operated item which may include a blood pressure cuff, adaptor, universal cuff, electrocardiogram cabling, direct plug-in adaptor, and other related items. Item is designed to be used to monitor a patient's blood pressure, pulse and temperature. It is also used in the intensive care unit, emergency, operating and recovery rooms.
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