FDA Finalizes New Guidelines for Better Glucose Meter Accuracy

On Oct. 11, the regulatory agency issued two sets of guidance, laying out new standards for meters used in clinical settings and also for personal home-use meters. They officially took effect that same day. These guidelines have been many years in the making. The patient and healthcare communities have been voicing concerns about inaccuracy for more than a decade, and the FDA began discussing policy change in 2008.

Read more

Posted in Glucose & Insulin