The Welch Allyn DuraShock DS54 Family Practice Kit is an extremely accurate non-automated sphygmomanometer. A product of the well known frontline healthcare brand Welch Allyn, this blood pressure measurement equipment is designed for use on patients throughout their lifetimes, from childhood to old age.
The Welch Allyn DuraShock DS54 Family Practice Kit is designed to be used by professional healthcare workers and individuals who are trained in auscultatory blood pressure technique.
- Different sized cuffs
The Welch Allyn DuraShock DS54 Family Practice Kit includes cuffs of three different sizes: Large, Medium and Child. All three cuffs can be further adjusted to fit comfortably on the patient’s arm to get an accurate reading.
- Accurate reading
The DuraShock DS54 gage has a reading accuracy guarantee with only a small error range of +/- 3mm Hg. As this is a manually operated and calibrated sphygmomanometer, the gage must be properly examined before each measurement to ensure that it is at zero (with only a +/- 3mm Hg deviation.
- Shock resistant
The DuraShock DS54 machine is known for its DuraShock technology. The gage is shock and fall resistant and can survive a drop of 30 degrees with no consequences for the accuracy of the reading.
- Flexiport connector
The DuraShock DS54 comes equipped with a flexiport connector that fits all Welch Allyn flexiport cuffs. So if you need to purchase new Welch Allyn cuffs, you don’t have to worry about whether they will connect to the DS54 gage.
- Thumbscrew valve
This non-automated sphygmomanometer has a thumbscrew valve to slowly release the air as necessary.
- Cuff sanitization
The cuffs can be sanitized in a variety of ways. They can be cleaned with wipes or sprays. Also, if you remove all the connector ports, the cuffs can also be machine washed, making the disinfecting process simple and convenient.
- Laser engraving
Buyers have the option to get their equipment engraved with a word or phrase of their choice. They may even include a symbol (heart, zodiac sign, etc.) if they want. This will give the equipment a personalized look and act as an identificatory sign.
- Optional extras
Buyers also have the option to purchase some extra accessories along with the base Family Practice Kit. Options include thigh cuffs, long adult cuffs, etc.
- Five year warranty
The Welch Allyn DuraShock DS54 Family Practice Kit has a five year warranty. If the gage cannot be calibrated to zero, it will be repaired or replaced by Welch Allyn at no extra cost to the buyer.