Self Monitoring of Blood Glucose With Finger Tip vs. Alternate Site Sampling: Effect on Long Term Glycemic Control
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00207207|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 21, 2005
Last Update Posted : February 11, 2009
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Diabetes Mellitus||Procedure: Alternate site blood glucose testing||Phase 1|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Enrollment :||174 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Randomized Trial to Assess the Effect of Using Alternate Site Blood Glucose Testing Versus Finger-Tip Testing on Long-Term Glycemic Control.|
|Study Start Date :||July 2003|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||October 2005|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||October 2005|
- Level of diabetic control as measured by 7-month HbA1c.
- Compliance with testing.
- Number of hypoglycemic episodes.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00207207
|United States, Massachusetts|
|Boston University Medical Center|
|Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02118|
|Principal Investigator:||Caroline Apovian, MD||Boston University|