What do professionals recommend regarding the frequency of self-monitoring of blood glucose?

@article{Hortensius2012WhatDP,
  title={What do professionals recommend regarding the frequency of self-monitoring of blood glucose?},
  author={Johanna Hortensius and Nanne Kleefstra and Sebastiaan T. Houweling and Jaap van der Bijl and Reinold O. B. Gans and Henk J G Bilo},
  journal={The Netherlands journal of medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={70 6},
  pages={287-91}
}
BACKGROUND Patients' adherence to guidelines regarding self-monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG) is limited. However, there are no previous reports about the recommendations that are given in clinical practice concerning SMBG. The aim of this study was to investigate what healthcare providers recommend to insulin-treated patients with diabetes regarding frequency and timing of SMBG. METHODS In this cross-sectional descriptive study, primary care assistants, diabetes specialised nurses and… CONTINUE READING

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