• 08-JUN-2017

  • SOURCE: Journal of the American Medical Association

Home Monitoring of Blood Sugar Did Not Improve Glycemic Control After 1 Year

Self-monitoring of blood glucose levels in patients with type  2 diabetes who are not treated with insulin did not improve glycemic control or health-related quality of life after one year in a randomized trial, results that suggest self-monitoring should not be routine in these patients, according to a new study.