24 Hour Blood Pressure Monitoring
24 Hour Blood Pressure Monitoring is done to detect sudden rises and falls in blood pressure over time that may correlate with certain times of day. It is often used on those with Hypertension.
Why is it done?
If your doctor suspects conditions with your blood pressure such as Hypertension, they may suggest that 24 hour blood pressure monitoring is done. It can be done to detect changes in blood pressure that may be due to being asleep, at home, or as the result of certain medications at certain times of day.