Emergo Asia Pacific t/as Emergo Australia — Nokia Blood Pressure Monitor Plus
What are the defects?
The blood pressure monitor did not pass applicable testing standards for accuracy for subjects with an arm circumference greater than 35cm.
What are the hazards?
The user may be unable to obtain an accurate reading of the blood pressure, including systolic and diastolic readings, if the subject's arm circumference is greater than 35cm.
What should consumers do?
Users should have been contacted by an email in June 2018 and an application update in July 2018, which requires them to select one of the following options:
1. Keep their Nokia BPM+, which requires that the user acknowledges that they have been notified
2. Return their Nokia BPM+ and receive a refund. If this option is selected a link to the return form is provided.
For more information, contact Emergo Customer Care on 02 9006 1662.
Therapeutic Goods Administration is the responsible regulator for this recall.