Brand: Rossmax Swiss GmbH (Accumed), Tramstrasse 16, CH-9442 Berneck, SWITZERLAND.
Other: Rossmax International Ltd., 12F - 189 Kang Chien Road, Taipei 114, TAIWAN ROC.
Primary Client Use:
Intended for self-measurement and home use
Single measurements only
Discontinued but still available
The Rossmax Accumed AF701 is an automatic blood pressure monitor. Its blood pressure measurement technology has been proven to be accurate. Blood pressure measurements are taken from the upper arm. It is intended for self-measurement and home use. This device has been discontinued by the manufacturer but may be available through certain outlets.
While the technology used in the Rossmax Accumed AF701, to measure blood pressure, has been declared as being equivalent to that used in a clinically validated device, no evidence has been published to show that the devices have been compared according to a protocol compliant with (EU) 2017/745 and MEDDEV 2.7/1 rev 4.
||Although equivalence to another device is claimed, this has not been tested to MDR requirements.
||BIHS (UK and IRL)
||Manufacturer declaration of equivalence
||The BIHS recommendation, despite the absence of the scientific evidence required by the same authors' criteria.
Kessler KS 551B
, Rossmax AV151fB
, Rossmax MW821fB
, Rossmax ME701B
, Rossmax Accumed AF701B
, Rossmax Accumed AW150B
, Rossmax AB701B
, Rossmax AC701B
, Rossmax AD701B
, Rossmax AE701B
, Rossmax AJ701B
, Rossmax MA350B
, Rossmax MW701f (V2)B
, Rossmax MG150fB
, Rossmax Accumed MH901B
, Rossmax MR250B
, Rossmax AK150fB
, Rossmax AU941f (V1)B
, Rossmax AW151B
, Rossmax MH150B
, Rossmax MJ150fB
, Rossmax MJ701B
Legend: B BIHS Derivative
Validation Publications for Equivalent Devices:
Note: This is a provisional list, as equivalence according to EU Regulation 2017/745 (e.g. MEDDEV 2.7/1 rev 4) is not proven. Accordingly, these publications are not used in the assessment of star-ratings.
de Greeff A, Shennan AH. The Rossmax (ME 701 series) upper arm device: accuracy assessment in an adult population according to the International and the British Hypertension Society protocols. Blood Press Monit. 2008 Feb;13(1):43-8. doi: 10.1097/MBP.0b013e3282ca913f. PMID: 18199923.
BHS:1993 - Pass (A/A) General population
SP10:1996 - Pass General population