This new draft guidance, however, is producing much confusion within hospitals regarding which patients can be tested using blood glucose monitors
and who can perform this testing.
to develop a blood glucose monitor
for the latter company's customers in the United States.
HDI), meanwhile, launched its new TRUEread blood glucose monitor
earlier this year, targeting the device to Medicare and Medicaid diabetes patients.
BD entered the sector in early 2003 with the debut of the BD Logic blood glucose monitor
The all-in-one blood glucose-testing program combines a vial of 50 test strips with a small blood glucose monitor
built right on top.
The company, headquartered here, has debuted BD Logic, a blood glucose monitor
, and BD Latitude, a diabetes management system.
For example, Jerry Young, a pharmacist/owner in Manuels, Newfoundland, expresses enthusiasm over the opportunity he has to educate his patients about the importance of the results they obtain from their blood glucose monitor