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CADTH. Blood glucose monitors and test strips: a review of the comparative clinical evidence and cost-effectiveness — an update. Ottawa: Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH). Rapid Response - Summary with Critical Appraisal. 2013
Several blood glucose monitors are available in Canada. Comparative studies of five of these monitors were identified and the devices were shown to be clinically accurate. No evidence on the cost-effectiveness of blood glucose monitors and test strips for patients with diabetes was found.
Subject indexing assigned by CRD
Blood Glucose; Blood Glucose Self-Monitorings; Cost-Benefit Analysis; Diabetes Mellitus; Reagent Strips
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Address for correspondence
Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH), 865 Carling Avenue, Suite 600, Ottawa, Ontario Canada, K1S 5S8 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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