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  How concerned are you about the accuracy of your blood glucose meter?  
      Not concerned at all  
  22%     43  
      Somewhat concerned  
  30%     60  
      Moderately concerned  
  20%     39  
      Very concerned  
  22%     43  
      I don't give it any thought  
  7%     13  

Total votes: 198

How concerned are you about the accuracy of your blood glucose meter?

Poll dates: March 31 - April 7, 2010
Total Votes: 198

In March 2010, the FDA held a meeting to discuss accuracy in home glucose meters. Prior to this very public meeting, it's likely that most CWD families didn't give glucose meter accuracy much thought. Afterwards though, it's clear that many families have concerns about their meter.

You can read the presentations from the FDA public meeting about blood glucose meters, courtesy of the Diabetes Tecnhology Society. Be sure to see Ellen Ullman's presentation (PDF).

Note: A significant number of obviously duplicated votes were removed from the poll results.

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Last Updated: Wednesday April 07, 2010 13:06:44
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