Table 2—

Summary of the technical data obtained with the CGMS and the glucose meter during the monitoring period in 70 diabetic subjects

Number of readingsGlucose average (mg/dl)Range of values
Correlation coefficientAbsolute differenceNumber of paired readings
MinimumMaximum
CGMS816 ± 179171 ± 8052 ± 21348 ± 74}0.82 ± 0.13}19 ± 7}16 ± 5}
Glucose meter19 ± 6172 ± 4574 ± 34*295 ± 74*
  • Data are means ± SD.

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    * P < 0.05