Digital Pulse Wave Analyzer (DPA)
Cardiovascular Disease is the Number
One Killer of Men and Women in North America
Do you have a friend
or a loved one who has died because of cardiovascular disease? In office testing such as the digital pulse
wave analyzer (DPA) is a tool which helps patients at Hunt Naturopathic Clinic
to reduce cardiovascular disease through early detection and prevention.
The DPA measures a pulse wave form is produced by the beating
of the heart displayed on a monitor. As the patient rests comfortably, an
arterial pulse sensor is placed on the finger.
The digital pulse analyzer DPA measures the elasticity of small and large arteries and provides information of arterial aging. The data captured by the DPA during a test is analyzed and reported in just minutes to provide a clear, concise evaluation tool for health care professionals The DPA is an assessment to monitor effectiveness of treatment options, lifestyle management and a reduction of cardiovascular risk factors.