SMBG


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SMBG

SMBG

self-monitoring of blood glucose.
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While HAQ cannot serve as a substitute for SMBG, it certainly complements the latter.
Previous studies shown that many factors have been associated with the frequency of SMBG practice, including gender,[sup][5],[6] age of onset,[sup][8],[9] length of time since diagnosis,[sup][5],[10] insulin regimen,[sup][9] economic status,[sup][5],[11] and insurance coverage.
In contrast, if current SMBG testing patterns continue in Ontario and BC, the total cost of test strips is projected to exceed $540 million and $120 million dollars respectively over the next five years.
All the SMBG systems except GlucoMen LX fulfilled the minimum requirements for accuracy from ISO 15197:2013 (1) and the FDA draft guidance (2) when the measurements were performed by a BLS (Table 1).
Objectives: To estimate the prevalence of SMBG, its frequency, and influencing factors among diabetic patients attending Al-Eskan Primary Health Care Center, Makkah Al-Mukarramah city.
The researchers randomized 483 persons with poorly controlled T2DM to groups using structured SMBG with logging and reporting of results.
Parameters for the glucose fluctuation were calculated based on the results of SMBG in 115 patients (69 men, 65 [+ or -] 11 years old, BMI 25.
For patients with Type 2 diabetes, SMBG data can be helpful in creating or modifying the diabetes management regimen.
Ranked number one in Hospitality Management MBAs in France, and third in Europe after the famous Swiss colleges at Lausanne and Glion (Source: Capital, February 2011) and in the top 10 of the SMBG ranking, Savignac is one of the leading centres for initial training for the hotel, restaurant, tourism and event management industries, with a total of 356 students in 2012.
2 For patients using less frequent insulin, noninsulin therapy, or medical nutrition therapy alone, SMBG may be useful as a guide for success.
Table 3 Diabetes self-management behaviors by race Dependent Controls (a) OR(95% CI) (b) Variable Behavior MA/WNH BNH/WNH SMBG none 3.