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Gärtner's tonometer

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An instrument for measuring blood pressure by means of a compressing ring (inflatable finger cuff) applied to the finger.

Description

An instrument for measuring blood pressure by means of a compressing ring (inflatable finger cuff) applied to the finger.

Bibliography

  • G. Gärtner:
    Ueber einen neuen Blutdruckmesser (Tonometer).
    Wiener Medicinische Wochenschrift, 1899, 49, No. 30.

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