Minimally invasive and conventional glucose monitoring did not differ for long-term glycemic control in insulin-treated diabetes

Muthusamy, Kalpana; Smith, Steven A.; Dinneen, Sean F.; Dennedy, M. Conall; Newman, S. P.; Cooke, D.
October 2009
ACP Journal Club;10/20/2009, Vol. 151 Issue 4, p4
Academic Journal
The article discusses a study on the relation between minimally invasive glucose monitoring and conventional monitoring in patients with poorly controlled insulin-treated diabetes. The results of the study indicate a relative 12.5% change in hemoglobin (HbA) level. However minimally invasive glucose monitoring did not improve long-term glycemic control more than conventional monitoring.


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