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Blood pressure cuffs have instructions saying to point an arrow or mark over the brachial artery. The center of the cuff BLADDER, both vertically and horizontally is supposed to be over the brachial artery. I see a lot of web videos and all have the indicator pointing toward the anticubital fossa where you will place the stethoscope. However, going from this point toward the heart, the artery itself goes medially into the biceps groove. So shouldn't an arrow designating the center of the cuff bladder be positioned 60 to 90 degrees medially from the stethoscope placement point?
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