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Glucometer

(glo͞o-kŏm′ĭ-tər)
A trademark for a portable monitor that measures blood glucose levels.

Glucometer

a trademark for a battery-powered instrument used to calculate blood glucose from as little as one drop of blood. Also called blood glucose monitor.

glucometer

Blood glucose meter, glucose meter Lab medicine A dedicated point-of-care device that quantifies serum glucose at the bedside in < 5 minutes. See Phlebtech, Point-of-care testing.

glu·com·e·ter

(glū-kom'ĕ-tĕr)
A device used to measure sugar levels in blood.
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Visit the iHealth Wireless Smart Gluco-Monitoring System web page to learn more about iHealth's glucometers.
Portable glucometer, electronic sphygmomanometer and electronic hearing aid as three hit products of China's home-use portable medical device market accounted for a combined 93.
The pump is not complicated for my grandson since he does not have to give himself shots and his blood sugar reading is automatically transferred to his pump from his glucometer.
Glucometer usage can be affected by extreme heights and temperatures.
It is of critical importance that high readings from POCT glucometers that suggest hyperglycaemia in neonates are confirmed by a formal measurement of glucose in the laboratory before treatment is instituted.
To measure blood sugar on a glucometer, a finger is pricked with a lancet, and a drop of blood is placed on a test strip that is put into the machine for a digital reading of the level.
The team has also moved beyond the original concept toward the development of [mu]PADs that work in commercial electrochemical readers, such as glucometers, and paper-based ELISAs.
He said they must take glucometer with them for monitoring purpose and to rectify development of hyper or hypoglycaemic complications.
My diabetic seniors wish to learn how to manage their disease and are excited when I bring them a new glucometer that is simple and doesn't have to be coded before use (i.
Anyway, Glucometer was ten lengths clear off the last bend, and I couldn't resist shouting, "go on, my son" - really loudly
The health organization in the past has donated equipment to the clinic to include urinalysis, electrocardiogram machine, pulse oximetry, glucometer, blood pressure cuffs, and stethoscopes.