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Monitor

To seek information about an agent's behavior; a device that provides such information.
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Devices such as the Dexcom continuous glucose monitor spare the user the trouble of pricking their finger 3 or 4 times a day to get blood samples.
That is, the change would suddenly make many hospitals' use of the glucose monitor an 'off-label' use, and thus turn glucose monitoring into a high complexity test that could not be performed by nurses and other bedside caregivers.
A press release issued by the company said that the glucose monitor enables parents or caregivers to monitor the status of an individual's insulin pump and glucose trends, with alerts and alarms that can alert them at their bedside if, for example, the glucose levels of a child or adult sleeping in another room are dropping in the middle of the night.
The InDuo System combines the latest technology pioneered by LifeScan and Novo Nordisk, coupling the best features of state-of-the-art blood glucose monitors and insulin injection devices.
Meanwhile, the development of different types of insulin and insulin delivery systems, the insulin pumps and glucose monitors, the pills and insulin sprays are designed to make living with diabetes more manageable than it has been in the past.
Continuous glucose monitors (CGMs) promise certain diabetics more effective self-management of their condition.
Data from a study of one model of continuous glucose monitor show that when it was calibrated as glucose levels were rapidly changing--either increasing or decreasing by more than 2 mg/dL per minute--only 50%-60% of its readings were in the clinically accurate Clarke error grid A zone, with a mean absolute relative difference of around 17%, Dr.
Among those are a new insulin pump and the expected completion of development of a consumer version of its glucose monitor, which now is only available for use under close medical supervision.