Finding size-friendly medical products can be very difficult. Typically larger items such as wider wheelchairs, longer blood pressure monitor cuffs and roomy patient gowns are only available in hospital supply stores. But, knowing specifically what you need and what to look for can make it easier to find what you need.
The #1 reason to use a large blood pressure cuff is that it is easy for larger people to get an incorrect blood pressure reading if they don’t use a large blood pressure cuff. In fact, it is reported that this is one of the most common problems faced by plus size men and women in medical care.