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Table 1 Mean concentration of glucose of diabetic patients

From: A comparative assessment of the glucose monitor (SD Codefree) and auto analyzer (BT-3000) in measuring blood glucose concentration among diabetic patients

  Mean glucose concentration (mmol/L) ± SD P value
Glucometer (n = 100) Auto analyzer (n = 100)
Mean FBS 10.135 ± 3.708 9.411 ± 3.224 0.142
Age (years)
 20–40 9.827 ± 3.322 9.288 ± 2.683 0.680
 41–60 10.232 ± 3.839 9.434 ± 3.264 0.239
 61–80 10.073 ± 3.703 9.441 ± 3.404 0.452
Sex
 Female 9.979 ± 3.451 9.310 ± 3.396 0.455
 Male 10.604 ± 4.437 9.711 ± 2.973 0.206
Type of diabetes
 Type I 8.525 ± 2.886 7.585 ± 2.171 0.621
 Type II 10.202 ± 3.736 9.487 ± 3.246 0.158
  1. Source: Field Survey Level of significance, p < 0.05