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The Prevalence of Self-Monitoring of Blood Glucose and Costs of Glucometer Strips in a Nationwide Cohort
(Mary Ann Liebert, 2010)
Objective: This study used nationwide data to determine the prevalence of self-monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG) among all non-institutionalized persons living in Norway and to estimate the prevalence of SMBG among diabetes ...
‘I try not to bother the residents too much’ – the use of capillary blood glucose measurements in nursing homes
(BioMed Central, 2016-02-04)
Background Capillary blood glucose measurements are regularly used for nursing home residents with diabetes. The usefulness of these measurements relies on clear indications for use, correct measurement techniques, proper ...
Quality assessment of patients’ self-monitoring of blood glucose in community pharmacies
(Centro de Investigaciones y Publicaciones Farmaceuticas, 2010)
Objective: To evaluate diabetes patients’ selfmonitoring of blood glucose using a community pharmacy-based quality assurance procedure, to investigate whether the procedure improved the quality of the patient performance ...
Diabetes Care in Community Pharmacy - Focus on Self-monitoring of Blood Glucose
(The University of Bergen, 2010-09-24)
Diabetes is a growing concern worldwide. Ideal management of the disease requires extensive self-care and broad follow-up by health care professionals. Considerable research has been done on involving the pharmacist in the ...
Multi-psychotropic drug prescription and the association to neuropsychiatric symptoms in three Norwegian nursing home cohorts between 2004 and 2011
(BioMed Central, 2016-06-01)
Background Neuropsychiatric symptoms, such as affective symptoms, psychosis, agitation, and apathy are common among nursing home patients with and without dementia. Treatment with one or more psychotropic drug is often ...