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Automatic Blood Pressure Monitor

Model HEM-7211 Instruction Manual Page 2 Tuesday, April 27, 2010 4:00 PM

Before using the unit Introduction ................................................................................ 3 Important Safety Information .................................................... 4 1. Overview ............................................................................... 7 2. Preparation ......................................................................... 10
2.1 2.2 Installing/Replacing the Batteries ..............................................10 Setting the Date and Time .........................................................11

Operating instructions 3. Using the Unit ..................................................................... 12
3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 Applying the Arm Cuff ................................................................12 How to Sit Correctly ...................................................................14 Taking a Reading .......................................................................15 Using the Memory Function .......................................................18 The Icons and Error Messages ..................................................20 Troubleshooting .........................................................................22 Maintenance ..............................................................................24 Storage ......................................................................................25

4. Troubleshooting and Maintenance .................................. 20

Care and maintenance 5. Optional Parts .................................................................... 26 6. Technical Data .................................................................... 27


HEM-7211 provides accurate and anxiety-free blood pressure measurement everyday. For specific information about your own blood pressure. It measures your blood pressure and pulse rate simply and quickly. CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR. 2010 4:00 PM Before using the unit Introduction Introduction Thank you for purchasing the OMRON HEM-7211 Automatic Blood Pressure Monitor. fully automatic blood pressure monitor. For comfortable controlled inflation without the need of pressure presetting or re-inflation the devices uses its advanced “IntelliSense” technology. April 27. Please keep for future reference.HEM-7211-C1_B_M. The OMRON HEM-7211 is a compact. operating on the oscillometric principle. 3 .book Page 3 Tuesday. Equipped with Dual Check System and Cuff Wrapping Guide. Please read this instruction manual thoroughly before using the unit.

Self-diagnosis of measurement results and selftreatment are dangerous. Consult a doctor immediately. may result in minor or moderate injury to the user or patient or damage to the equipment or other property. as cuff inflation can cause internal bleeding. if not avoided. if not avoided. could result in death or serious injury. April 27. (General Usage) • Always consult your doctor. or blood disorders. • People with severe blood flow problems.HEM-7211-C1_B_M. 2010 4:00 PM Important Safety Information Important Safety Information Consult your doctor prior to using in pregnancy or if diagnosed with arrhythmia or arteriosclerosis. (AC Adapter Usage) • Never plug in or unplug the power cord from the electric outlet with wet hands. 4 . Warning: • Indicates a potentially hazardous situation which. (Battery Usage) • If battery fluid should get in your Page 4 Tuesday. immediately rinse with plenty of clean water. should consult a doctor before using the unit. Caution: • Indicates a potentially hazardous situation which. Please read this section carefully before using the unit.

HEM-7211-C1_B_M. Use of unsupported adapters may damage and/or may be hazardous to the unit. If the cuff is over inflated. • Do not inflate the arm cuff over 299 mmHg. airplane). • Do not operate the unit in a moving vehicle (car. • Plug the AC adapter into the appropriate voltage outlet. • Make sure that the air tube is not wrapped around other parts of your body when taking measurements at night. Use of other arm cuffs may result in incorrect measurement results. This could result in injury when the air pressure in the air tube is increased. Do not use a multipletap. refer to Section 3. (AC Adapter Usage) • Use only the original AC adapter (optional) designed for this unit. near the unit. April 27. Turn off the power and unplug the power cord immediately. • Use only the approved arm cuff for this Page 5 Tuesday. This may result in incorrect operation of the unit. • Do not use the unit for any purpose other than measuring blood pressure. • To inflate the cuff manually. it can cause internal bleeding. • Do not use a mobile phone or other devices that emit electromagnetic fields. This could result in injury. • Do not leave the cuff wrapped on the arm if taking measurements during the night.3. • Do not use the AC adapter if the unit or the power cord is damaged. 2010 4:00 PM Important Safety Information (General Usage) • Do not leave the unit unattended with infants or persons who cannot express their consent. 5 .

pull on the air plug at the connection with the main unit not the tube itself. • Do not forcibly bend the arm cuff or bend the air tube excessively. Replace all four batteries at the same time. General Precautions • Do not apply strong shocks and vibrations to or drop the unit and arm cuff. smoking. immediately rinse with plenty of clean water. • Use only four “AA” alkaline or manganese batteries with this unit. • Do not inflate the arm cuff when it is not wrapped around your arm. • Do not insert the batteries with their polarities incorrectly aligned. 2010 4:00 PM Important Safety Information (Battery Usage) • If battery fluid should get on your skin or clothing.HEM-7211-C1_B_M. • Replace old batteries with new ones immediately. Do not use other types of batteries. 6 .book Page 6 Tuesday. drinking alcohol or caffeine. • Remove the batteries if the unit will not be used for three months or more. • Do not take measurements after bathing. • When removing the air tube. April 27. exercising or eating. • Do not use new and used batteries together.

Overview 1. Overview Main Unit: A G H F E B C D A.HEM-7211-C1_B_M. B. F. D. 2010 4:00 PM 1. AC adapter jack (for optional AC adapter) 7 . C. Battery compartment H. April 27. Display Memory button START/STOP button Up/Down ( / ) buttons Date/Time setting ( ) button Air Jack Page 7 Tuesday. E.

book Page 8 Tuesday. Arm cuff (Medium cuff: arm circumference 22-32 cm) J. Air tube L. Air plug Storage case: 8 . April 27. Overview Arm Cuff: I J K L I.HEM-7211-C1_B_M. Coloured Marker K. 2010 4:00 PM 1.

2010 4:00 PM Page 9 Tuesday. Battery low symbol S. Q. N. Y. Z. April 27. V. O. T.HEM-7211-C1_B_M. Average value symbol Memory symbol Irregular heartbeat symbol Movement error symbol Blood pressure level indicator Deflation symbol Cuff wrapping guide Pulse display and Memory number 9 . U. W. X. Overview Display: S M N O P Q R T U V W X Y Z M. Date/Time display Dual Check System Systolic blood pressure Diastolic blood pressure Heartbeat symbol (Flashes during measurement) R. P.

10 .HEM-7211-C1_B_M. Insert four “AA” batteries as indicated in the battery compartment and then replace the battery cover. 2010 4:00 PM 2.1 Installing/Replacing the Batteries 1. Remove the battery cover. Disposal of used batteries should be carried out in accordance with the national regulations for the disposal of batteries. Preparation 2. Notes: • If the battery low symbol ( ) appears on the display. • The measurement values continue to be stored in memory even after the batteries are replaced. April 27. turn the unit off then replace all batteries at the same time. Page 10 Tuesday. Preparation 2.

Preparation 2. Next setting appears. 2010 4:00 PM Operating instructions 2. Push the button to confirm. Notes: • If the batteries have been removed for 30 seconds or more.2 Setting the Date and Time button. “-:--” appears during or after measurement. 11 . Set the monitor to the correct date and time before taking a measurement for the first time. the date and time setting will need to be reset. April 27. 1. • If the date and time are not set. Year Month Day Hour Minute Page 11 Tuesday. Press the 2. 1) 2) Push or buttons to change.HEM-7211-C1_B_M. Press the START/STOP button to store the setting.

2. Put your arm through the cuff loop. Position the arm correctly. Using the Unit 3.1 Applying the Arm Cuff Remove tight-fitting clothing or tight rolled up sleeve from your upper arm. 2010 4:00 PM 3. 3. Insert the air plug into the air jack. April Page 12 Tuesday.HEM-7211-C1_B_M. 12 . Do not place the cuff over thick clothes. Using the Unit 3. 1.

Marker (arrow under tube) is centred on the middle of your inner arm. Using the Unit The bottom edge of the cuff should be 1 to 2 cm above the elbow. April 27. and therefore also the measured blood pressure values can be different. Be careful not to rest your arm on the air tube. please check with your doctor which arm to use for your measurement. Close the fabric fastener Page 13 Tuesday. OMRON recommends to always use the same arm for measurement. 1 to 2 cm Notes: • When you take a measurement on the right arm. • The blood pressure can differ between the right arm and the left arm. air tube will be at the side of your elbow. 2010 4:00 PM 3. If the values between the two arms differ substantially.HEM-7211-C1_B_M. 13 .

HEM-7211-C1_B_M. • Sit on a chair with your feet flat on the floor. you need to be relaxed and comfortably seated.2 How to Sit Correctly To take a measurement. 2010 4:00 PM 3. 14 . smoking. under comfortable room temperature. No Page 14 Tuesday. • The cuff should be at the same level as your heart. exercising or eating 30 minutes before taking a measurement. April 27. Using the Unit 3. drinking alcohol or caffeine. • Sit upright with your back straight.

press and hold the START/STOP button until the monitor inflates 30 to 40 mmHg higher than your expected systolic pressure. the Dual Check System lamp remains lit during the measurement. Using the Unit 3. 2010 4:00 PM 3.3 Taking a Reading Notes: • To cancel a measurement. Press the START/STOP button. Notes: • The monitor will not inflate above 299 mmHg. the Dual Check System lamp flashes and “Er” will appear on the display. If an error is detected. • Remain still while taking a Page 15 Tuesday. April 27. then the Dual Check System lamp lights and the unit starts detecting a device error. Dual Check System Press the START/STOP button. 15 . START INFLATE DEFLATE END COMPLETE Dual Check System Cuff Wrapping Guide If your systolic pressure is more than 220 mmHg After the cuff starts to inflate.HEM-7211-C1_B_M. press the START/STOP button to turn the unit off and to release the air in the arm cuff. • Do not apply more pressure than necessary. 1. The cuff will start to inflate automatically. If the unit is accurate and functioning correctly.

Press the START/STOP button to turn the monitor Page 16 Tuesday. Important: • Recent research suggests that the following values can be used as a guide to high blood pressure for measurements taken at home. 3. is displayed. If the cuff is not applied correctly. Systolic Blood Pressure Diastolic Blood Pressure Above 135 mmHg Above 85 mmHg This criteria is for home blood pressure measurement. Carefully read and repeat the steps listed under section 3. Waiting between readings allows the arteries to return to the condition prior to taking the blood pressure measurement. Remove the arm cuff. When the cuff is applied correctly. It will automatically turn off after 2 minutes.HEM-7211-C1_B_M. Using the Unit Cuff Wrapping Guide This monitor checks whether the cuff is applied correctly during the inflation. 2. is displayed while taking a measurement or using the memory function. April 27. Warning: Self-diagnosis of measured results and treatment are dangerous. 2010 4:00 PM 3. The monitor automatically stores the measurement in its memory. Note: Wait 2-3 minutes before taking another blood pressure measurement. 16 .1. Please follow the instructions of your doctor.

Using the Unit • Your blood pressure monitor includes an irregular heartbeat feature. please make your doctor aware of it. no result is shown. If the irregular heartbeat symbol ( ) is shown after you have taken a Page 17 Tuesday. If the irregular heartbeat symbol ( ) is shown frequently. If the irregular heartbeats cause the measurement to be invalid. the result is shown together with the irregular heartbeat symbol ( ). April 27. Irregular heartbeats can influence the results of the measurement. Keep still and repeat the measurement. repeat the measurement. the movement error symbol ( ) will appear on the display. 17 .HEM-7211-C1_B_M. If the measurement results are affected by irregular heartbeats but the result is valid. 2010 4:00 PM 3. • If you move during measurement. The irregular heartbeat algorithm automatically determines if the measurement is usable or needs to be repeated.

HEM-7211-C1_B_M. Using the Unit 3.4 Using the Memory Function The monitor automatically stores the result up to 90 sets. If there are only two readings in memory for that period. If there is one reading in memory for that period. the screen to the right is displayed. • When viewing the reading taken without setting the date and time. the average will be based on one Page 18 Tuesday. the monitor will delete the oldest readings. 2010 4:00 PM 3. April 27. It can also calculate an average reading based on the measurements from the last three readings taken within 10 minutes. Press the Memory button. 18 . To View the Average Value 1. “-:--” is displayed instead of the date and time. the average will be based on two readings. Notes: • If the memory is full. Note: If there are no measurements results stored in the memory.

press the START/STOP button simultaneously for about 2-3 seconds. Note: You cannot partially delete the stored readings. or button to view the readings stored in : To the older readings : To the more recent readings To delete all the values stored in memory When the memory symbol ( ) appears. Press the Page 19 Tuesday. Press the memory. first press the Memory button. The Memory number appears Alternating date/ for a second before the pulse time display rate is displayed. while the average value is displayed. The newest set is numbered “1”. 19 . Using the Unit To View the Readings Stored in Memory 1. 2. 2010 4:00 PM 3. Then while holding it down. April 27.

20 . If this error continues to appear. Troubleshooting and Maintenance 4. Cuff is not applied correctly.1. Troubleshooting and Maintenance 4.HEM-7211-C1_B_M. Apply the arm cuff correctly. Error Display Irregular heartbeats are detected. Insert the plug securely. April 27. Lit The batteries are exhausted. Wait 2-3 minutes and then take another measurement.3. Air is leaking from the arm cuff. You should replace them with new ones ahead of time. Carefully read and repeat the steps in section 3. 2010 4:00 PM Page 20 Tuesday. Apply the arm cuff correctly. Blink The batteries are low. contact your doctor. Movement during measurement. Air plug disconnected. Refer to Chapter 5.1. Arm cuff not applied correctly.3. Refer to section 3. Refer to section 2.1. Refer to section 3. Refer to section 3. Repeat the steps in section 3.1.1. You should replace them with new ones at once. Replace the cuff with the new one. Refer to section 2.1 The Icons and Error Messages Cause Remedy Remove the arm cuff.

3. 2010 4:00 PM 4.1. If “E2” appears repeatedly. The arm cuff was inflated above 299 mmHg when inflating the cuff manually. Movement during measurement. Device error. Clothing is interfering with the arm cuff. Note: The irregular heartbeat symbol ( error messages. Remain still and do not talk during Page 21 Tuesday. Refer to section 3. Cuff over inflated. Refer to section 3. Refer to section 3. Troubleshooting and Maintenance Error Display Cause Remedy Repeat measurement. inflate the cuff manually until it is 30 to 40 mmHg above your previous measurement result. ) may also be displayed with 21 .HEM-7211-C1_B_M. Remove any clothing interfering with the arm cuff. Remain still and do not talk during measurement. Repeat measurement. Do not inflate the cuff above 299 mmHg. Refer to section 3. April 27. Refer to section 3.3.3. Contact your OMRON retail outlet or distributor.

1. Remedy Apply the arm cuff correctly. 22 . Make sure that the air tube is connected securely. Refer to section 3. Refer to Chapter 5.1.2 Troubleshooting Problem Cause Arm cuff not applied correctly. Refer to section 2. Movement or talking during measurement. Cannot measure or readings are too low or too high. Arm cuff deflates too soon. Refer to section 3. Insert the batteries with the correct (+/ -) polarity. The air tube is not securely connected into the main unit. 2010 4:00 PM 4. The arm cuff is loose. Refer to section 3. Clothing is interfering with the arm cuff. Nothing happens when you press the buttons. Remove any clothing interfering with the arm cuff. The batteries have been inserted incorrectly. Air is leaking from the arm cuff. The reading is extremely low (or high). Refer to section 3. Refer to section 3. Troubleshooting and Maintenance 4.3. Inflate the cuff so that it is 30 to 40 mmHg above your previous measurement result.3. April 27.1. Remain still and do not talk during Page 22 Tuesday.1.1. The batteries are empty. Arm cuff pressure does not rise. Replace the batteries with new ones.1. The arm cuff has not been inflated sufficiently. Apply the cuff correctly so that it is firmly wrapped around the arm. Refer to section 3.HEM-7211-C1_B_M. Replace the arm cuff with a new one. Refer to section 2.

• Press the START/STOP button and repeat Page 23 Tuesday. contact your OMRON retail outlet or distributor. • If the problem continues.HEM-7211-C1_B_M. April 27. 23 . Troubleshooting and Maintenance Problem Cause Remedy Other problems. 2010 4:00 PM 4. try replacing the batteries with new ones. If this still does not solve the problem.

book Page 24 Tuesday. consult your local authorised OMRON distributor or dealer. dropping the unit on the floor). If a defect occurs. • Do not wash the arm cuff or immerse it in water. • Do not subject the unit to strong shocks or vibrations (for example. • Do not disassemble the unit. moistened cloth and soap to clean the arm cuff.3 Maintenance To protect your unit from damage. dry cloth. thinners or similar solvents to clean the arm cuff. Troubleshooting and Maintenance 4. • Do not use volatile liquids to clean the main unit. • Do not use petrol. • Do not fold the cuff or tubing tightly. moisture or direct sunlight. humidity. 2010 4:00 PM 4. April 27. • Do not carry out repairs of any kind yourself. please observe the following: • Do not subject the main unit and the cuff to extreme temperatures. 24 . • Use a soft.HEM-7211-C1_B_M. The unit should be cleaned with a soft.

1. Gently fold the air tube into the arm cuff. Do not store the unit in the following situations: • If the unit is wet. direct sunlight. 2010 4:00 PM 4. humidity. Please consult your local authorised OMRON distributor or dealer.4 Storage Keep the unit in its storage case when not in use. Unplug the air plug from the air jack. 4. shocks or where it will be at an angle. April 27. Troubleshooting and Maintenance Calibration and Service • The accuracy of this blood pressure monitor has been carefully tested and is designed for a long service life. • Locations exposed to vibrations. • Locations exposed to extreme temperatures. • It is generally recommended to have the unit inspected every two years to ensure correct functioning and accuracy. Note: Do not bend the air tube excessively. dust or corrosive vapours. 2. Place the arm cuff and main unit in the storage case. 3. Care and maintenance 25 Page 25 Tuesday.

unplug the AC adapter from the electrical outlet first and then remove the AC adapter plug from the main Page 26 Tuesday. To disconnect the AC adapter. 26 . Insert the AC adapter plug into the AC adapter jack on the rear side of the main unit. April 27.22 cm AC Adapter “R” Using the Optional AC Adapter 1.42 cm Small Arm Cuff Arm circumference 17 . 2010 4:00 PM 5.32 cm Large Arm Cuff Arm circumference 32 . Plug the AC adapter into an electrical outlet. Optional Parts Medium Arm Cuff Arm circumference 22 . 2.HEM-7211-C1_B_M. Optional Parts 5.

battery set Notes: • Subject to technical modification without prior notice. INPUT AC100-240V 50/60Hz 0. Technical Data Product Description Model Display Measurement Method Measurement Range Accuracy Inflation Deflation Pressure Detection Memory Rating Power Source Battery Life Applied Part Automatic Blood Pressure Monitor HEM-7211 LCD Digital Display Oscillometric method Pressure: 0 to 299 mmHg Pulse: 40 to 180/min.HEM-7211-C1_B_M. 1500 measurements = Type B Protection Against Electric Shock Internally powered ME equipment (When using only the batteries) = Class II ME equipment (Optional AC adapter) Operating temperature/ Humidity Storage temperature/ Humidity/ Air pressure Console Weight Cuff Weight Outer Dimensions Cuff Dimensions Cuff Material Package Content +10°C to +40°C / Maximum: 30 to 85% RH -20°C to +60°C / Maximum: 10 to 95% RH / 700-1060 hPa Approximately 380g without batteries Approximately 120g Approximately 123 (w) mm × 85 (h) mm × 158 (l) mm Approximately 146 mm × 446 mm (Medium cuff: arm circumference 22 to 32 cm) Nylon and polyester Main unit. cuff. Pressure: ±3 mmHg Pulse: ±5% of display reading Fuzzy-logic controlled by electric pump Automatic pressure release valve Capacitive pressure sensor 90 Measurements with date and time DC6V 4W 4 “AA” batteries 1. 27 .book Page 27 Tuesday. • Disposal of this product and used batteries should be carried out in accordance with the national regulations for the disposal of electronic products.1A) Capacity of new alkaline batteries is approx. 2010 4:00 PM 6.5V or AC adapter (R Adapter-9997605-0 (optional). Technical Data 6. April 27. instruction manual. storage case.

special precautions need to be observed: • Do not use mobile (cellular) telephones and other devices. Recommendation is to keep a minimum distance of 7 m. Household users should contact either the retailer where they purchased this product. indicates that it should not be disposed of. for details of where and how they can take this item for environmentally safe recycling. which generate strong electrical or electromagnetic fields. This product should not be mixed with other commercial wastes for disposal. the EN60601-1-2:2007 standard has been implemented. In order to regulate the requirements for EMC (Electro Magnetic Compatibility) with the aim to prevent unsafe product situations. Correct Disposal of This Product (Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment) This marking shown on the product or its literature. Noninvasive sphygmomanometers Part 1: General Requirements and Part 3: Supplementary requirements for electromechanical blood pressure measuring systems. please separate this from other types of wastes and recycle it responsibly to promote the sustainable reuse of material resources. Electromagnetic interference may result in incorrect operation of the medical device and create a potentially unsafe situation. To prevent possible harm to the environment or human health from uncontrolled waste disposal. with other household wastes at the end of its working life. This may result in incorrect operation of the unit and create a potentially unsafe situation. Documentation is also available at www. This standard defines the levels of immunity to electromagnetic interferences as well as maximum levels of electromagnetic emissions for medical devices. Technical Data • This device fulfils the provisions of EC directive 93/42/EEC (Medical Device Directive). medical devices in use may be susceptible to electromagnetic interference from other devices. • This blood pressure monitor is designed according to the European Standard EN1060. Nevertheless. This product does not contain any hazardous substances. 2010 4:00 PM 6. Important information regarding Electro Magnetic Compatibility (EMC) With the increased number of electronic devices such as PC’s and mobile (cellular) telephones. 28 . This medical device manufactured by OMRON Healthcare conforms to this EN60601-1-2:2007 standard for both immunity and Page 28 Tuesday. April 27.omron-healthcare. near the medical device. Business users should contact their supplier and check the terms and conditions of the purchase Verify correct operation of the device in case the distance is shorter. or their local government office. Medical devices should also not interfere with other devices. Further documentation in accordance with EN60601-1-2:2007 is available at OMRON Healthcare Europe at the address mentioned in this instruction manual.

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