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Table 1 Standard parameters for the oscillometric blood pressure model

From: Oscillometric measurement of systolic and diastolic blood pressures validated in a physiologic mathematical model

Parameter Definition Value Units
P0 Cuff pressure at onset of deflation 150 mmHg
r Cuff pressure decay rate 3 mmHg/sec
PP Arterial pulse pressure 40 mmHg
f Cardiac frequency (heart rate) 80 beats/min
Va0 Artery segment volume at zero pressure 0.3 ml
a Exponential constant 0.03 1/mmHg
b Exponential constant 0.11 1/mmHg
Cn Artery segment compliance at 100 mmHg pressure 0.0016 ml/mmHg