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Table 2—

Attractive features of available and likely soon-to-be-available continuous glucose monitors

ModelFeatures
Continuous Glucose Monitoring System Gold Long sensor life Avoids arm implantation First product on the market and used in the most studies 
GlucoWatch G2 Biographer Needle-free Real-time readings Alarm for out-of-range values 
Guardian Telemetered Glucose Monitoring System Long sensor life Alarm for out-of-range values Avoids arm implantation 
GlucoDay Real-time readings Infrequent calibrations Choice of retrospective or real-time data 
Pendra Noninvasive No skin irritation Measures glucose in blood and not in interstitial fluid 
FreeStyle Navigator Continuous Glucose Monitor Long sensor life Alarm for out-of-range values Avoids abdominal wall implantation 
ModelFeatures
Continuous Glucose Monitoring System Gold Long sensor life Avoids arm implantation First product on the market and used in the most studies 
GlucoWatch G2 Biographer Needle-free Real-time readings Alarm for out-of-range values 
Guardian Telemetered Glucose Monitoring System Long sensor life Alarm for out-of-range values Avoids arm implantation 
GlucoDay Real-time readings Infrequent calibrations Choice of retrospective or real-time data 
Pendra Noninvasive No skin irritation Measures glucose in blood and not in interstitial fluid 
FreeStyle Navigator Continuous Glucose Monitor Long sensor life Alarm for out-of-range values Avoids abdominal wall implantation 
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