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What are the pros and cons of a continuous blood glucose monitor?

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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology

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A continuous blood glucose monitor is a good idea if you have type 1 diabetes (not making insulin) but not worthwhile for type 2 diabetes.

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A continuous blood glucose monitor is a good idea if you have type 1 diabetes (not making insulin) but not worthwhile for type 2 diabetes.
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Dr. Carlo Contreras
Surgery - Oncology

In brief: See below

Pros: potentially excellent blood sugar control, increased patient control cons: expensive, requires the patient to use the information being generated.

In brief: See below

Pros: potentially excellent blood sugar control, increased patient control cons: expensive, requires the patient to use the information being generated.
Dr. Carlo Contreras
Dr. Carlo Contreras
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