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*  Postprandial glucose test
Blood glucose tests are done to: Check for and monitor the treatment of diabetes. Check for diabetes that occurs during ... and blood vessels. A 2-hour postprandial blood glucose test ("2 hour p.c. blood glucose test", etc.) measures blood glucose ... A postprandial glucose test is a blood glucose test that determines the amount of a type of sugar, called glucose, in the blood ... Glucose levels in a blood sample taken from the vein (called a blood plasma value) may differ a little from glucose levels ...
*  Noninvasive glucose monitor
Noninvasive glucose monitoring refers to the measurement of blood glucose levels (required by people with diabetes to prevent ... Non-invasive blood glucose monitoring using near-infrared spectroscopy, by M. Ahmad, A. M. Kamboh, and A. Khan, EDN, 2013. Chi- ... "GlucoTrack Distributors". Vashist, Sandeep Kumar (2013). "Continuous Glucose Monitoring Systems: A Review". Diagnostics. 3 (4 ... List of companies working on non-invasive glucose monitors. ... "Recent advances in noninvasive glucose monitoring". Med Devices ...
*  Outline of diabetes
Diabetes mellitus type 2 - metabolic disorder that is characterized by high blood glucose in the context of insulin resistance ... Patients should monitor for signs and symptoms of type 2 diabetes mellitus (see below). Symptoms of type II diabetes mellitus ... The resultant high blood sugar produces the classical symptoms of polyuria (frequent urination), polydipsia (increased thirst) ... Like type 1 and type 2 diabetes, gestational diabetes causes blood sugar levels to become too high.It involves an increased ...
*  Diabetes Control and Complications Trial
The intensive therapy group frequently monitored blood glucose levels and received at least three daily insulin injections; a ... This study examined whether intensive treatment with the goal of maintaining blood glucose concentrations close to the normal ... Non-diabetics have much tighter control of their blood sugar levels than diabetics, as the normal pancreas can react to blood ... or continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion combined with lower blood glucose targets and lower HbA1C goals. Prior to the DCCT ...
*  JDRF
... continuous glucose monitors (CGM's) and insulin pumps - via a computerized program that would use blood glucose levels obtained ... and a Bayer Contour Next USB Blood Glucose Monitoring System. Adult Type 1 Toolkit - a manual (including an interactive online ... An automated low-glucose suspend artificial pancreas system, which predicts and prevents severe blood-glucose lows; • A treat- ... It would also contain a mechanism known as a "low-glucose suspend" whereby a CGM detecting low or sinking blood sugars would ...
*  Insulin analog
Numerous studies have concluded that any increase in testing of blood glucose levels is likely to yield improvements in ... EMA with additional monitoring] "Insulin Lispro: A Fast-Acting Insulin Analog". Retrieved 2007-06-08. "Aspart insulin (rDNA ... such as testing blood glucose levels more frequently, for example), which leads to bias in the study results, rendering the ... Unmodified human and porcine insulins tend to complex with zinc in the blood, forming hexamers. Insulin in the form of a ...
*  Intensive insulin therapy
... a patient must check his or her glucose level with a meter monitoring of blood glucose several times a day. This allows ... Basal insulin: the insulin that controls blood glucose levels between meals and overnight. It controls glucose in the fasting ... Intensive/flexible insulin therapy requires frequent blood glucose checking. To achieve the best balance of blood sugar with ... Over the last two decades, the evidence that better glycemic control (i.e., keeping blood glucose and HbA1c levels as close to ...
*  OneTouch Ultra
... is a blood glucose monitoring device for people with diabetes and is the foundation product for LifeScan's ... OneTouch Ultra Family of blood glucose monitoring systems. OneTouch Ultra Blood Glucose Meters provide blood glucose test ...
*  Clarke Error Grid
Evaluating clinical accuracy of systems for self-monitoring of blood glucose. Diabetes Care 10:622-628,1987 http://care. ... in 1987 to quantify clinical accuracy of patient estimates of their current blood glucose as compared to the blood glucose ... for determining the accuracy of blood glucose meters. The grid breaks down a scatterplot of a reference glucose meter and an ... It was then used to quantify the clinical accuracy of blood glucose estimates generated by meters as compared to a reference ...
*  Blood glucose monitoring
... is a way of testing the concentration of glucose in the blood (glycemia). Particularly important in ... Blood glucose monitoring reveals individual patterns of blood glucose changes, and helps in the planning of meals, activities, ... Some new technologies to monitor blood glucose levels will not require access to blood to read the glucose level. Non-invasive ... A blood glucose meter is an electronic device for measuring the blood glucose level. A relatively small drop of blood is placed ...
*  Insulin pump
Improvements in blood glucose monitoring. New meters require smaller drops of blood, and the corresponding lancet poke in the ... a missed blood glucose test, a new blood glucose test 15 minutes after a low blood glucose test, etc. The alarms are customized ... integration with blood glucose meters: Blood glucose data can be manually entered into the pump to support the bolus wizard for ... The DANA Diabecare IISG insulin pump has a blood glucose meter in it. After a blood glucose check with the integrated ...
*  Congenital hyperinsulinism
"Blood Glucose Monitoring - National Library of Medicine". PubMed Health. Retrieved 27 January 2017. Cloherty, John P.; ... the minimum glucose required to maintain a plasma glucose above 70 mg/dl. A GIR above 8 mg/kg/minute in infancy suggests ... acute hypoglycemia is reversed by raising the blood glucose, but in most forms of congenital hyperinsulinism hypoglycemia ... A third form of evidence suggesting hyperinsulinism is a rise of the glucose level after injection of glucagon at the time of ...
*  EHealth
Other monitoring devices have more medical relevance. A well-known device of this type is the blood glucose monitor. The use of ... Although the blood glucose monitor allows the user to take action based on the results, measurements such as the pulse rate, ... "Blood Glucose Monitoring Devices". U.S. Food and Drug Administration. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. 22 December ... As of now, fitness and health monitoring are the most popular applications for self-monitoring devices. The biggest benefit to ...
*  Bluetooth Low Energy
GLP (Glucose Profile) - for blood glucose monitors. CGMP (Continuous Glucose Monitor Profile) Profiles for sporting and fitness ... BLP (Blood Pressure Profile) - for blood pressure measurement. HTP (Health Thermometer Profile) - for medical temperature ... PXP - the proximity profile - allows a proximity monitor to detect whether a proximity reporter is within a close range. ...
*  The Queen's Award for Enterprise: International Trade (Export) (2002)
Inverness Medical Limited of Inverness, Scotland for Blood glucose monitoring systems. ipTEST Limited of Guildford, Surrey for ... Schrader Electronics Limited of Antrim, Northern Ireland for Tyre pressure monitoring systems. Scientific Update of Mayfield, ...
*  Glooko
Blood glucose monitoring Diabetes management software companies portal "Company: Viewing FDA as Partner Eased Clearance of ... Lawrence, Stacy (2014-10-02). "Glooko enables wireless smartphone access for existing blood glucose monitors". Fierce Medical ... Glooko currently supports syncing data from more than 30 blood glucose meters using a proprietary meter sync cable called the ... Patients access charts and graphs of their blood glucose levels and can maintain a digital logbook of diet, fitness, biometric ...
*  Untethered regimen
The reduction is determined by trial and error with blood glucose monitoring. Some users suspend the basal rate entirely or ... This allows the pump to be removed for longer periods and blood glucose control is adequately maintained. To enjoy their ...
*  Boris Kovatchev
He holds 38 patents for technology related to diabetes and blood glucose monitoring. In 2008, he became the first mathematician ... He and his team of more than 25 investigators at UVA have been working on the integration of continuous glucose monitors and ...
*  Glucose test
Glucose meter Hyperglycemia Hypoglycemia MedlinePlus > Blood glucose monitoring Update Date: 6/17/2008. Updated by: Elizabeth H ... A glucose test is a type of blood test used to determine the amount of glucose in the blood. It is mainly used in screening for ... In people already having diabetes, blood glucose monitoring is used with frequent intervals in the management of the condition ... There are several different kinds of glucose tests: Fasting blood sugar (FBS), fasting plasma glucose (FPG): 8 or 12 or 14 ...
*  Blood lancet
It is also most commonly used by diabetics during blood glucose monitoring. The depth of skin penetration can be adjusted for ... The small capillary blood samples obtained can be tested for blood glucose, hemoglobin, and many other blood components. ... A blood lancet, or simply lancet, is a small medical implement used for capillary blood sampling. A blood lancet is similar to ... Blood lancets are generally disposable. Lancets are also used to prick the skin in skin testing for allergies. A blood-sampling ...
*  Robert Vigersky
Development of the Diabetes Technology Society Blood Glucose Monitor System Surveillance Protocol. Klonoff, D. C.,Lias, C.,Beck ... Role of continuous glucose monitoring for type 2 in diabetes management and research. Powers AC, Wexler JA, Lash RW, Dyer MC, ... Short and Long-Term Effects of Real-Time Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. Vigersky, RA ... The Cost-Effectiveness of Real-Time Continuous Glucose Monitoring (RT-CGM) in Type 2 Diabetes. ...
*  Pancreatectomy
Type I diabetes can be treated with careful blood glucose monitoring and insulin therapy. Because the Pancreas is responsible ...
*  Glossary of diabetes
... is in the blood. Also called home blood glucose monitoring. See also: Blood glucose monitoring. Shock A severe condition that ... is in the blood. Also called self-monitoring of blood glucose. See also: Blood glucose monitoring. Homeostasis the operation of ... Blood glucose monitoring Tracking one's blood glucose level, usually by using a blood glucose meter. This was formerly ... Noninvasive blood glucose monitoring A way to measure blood glucose without having to prick the finger to obtain a blood sample ...
*  Boronic acid
Potential applications for this research include blood glucose monitoring systems to help manage diabetes mellitus. As the ... one such example is the investigation of a contact lens that contains a boronic acid based sensor molecule to detect glucose ... sensors employ an optical response, monitoring could be achieved using minimally invasive methods, ...
*  Carbon nanotubes in medicine
Another method involves glucose monitoring strips to which blood must be applied. These methods are not only invasive but they ... Current blood glucose monitoring methods by patients suffering from diabetes are normally invasive and often painful. For ... involves a continuous glucose sensor integrated into a small needle which must be inserted under the skin to monitor glucose ... It was shown that 70 percent of glucose readings obtained by continuous glucose sensors differed by 10 percent or more and 7 ...
*  Avid Radiopharmaceuticals
If confirmed, the technique would provide a means to reliably diagnose and monitor the progress of Alzheimer's and would allow ... would cross the blood-brain barrier and attach itself to amyloid protein deposits in the brain. Avid raised $500,000 from ... magnetic resonance imaging scans looking for brain shrinkage and PET scans looking at how glucose was used in the brain, had ...
*  D. Medical Industries
Insulin Diabetes management Blood glucose monitoring List of Israeli companies quoted on the Nasdaq "DMED Income Statement". ...