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Table 2 Mean glucose concentrations of non-diabetic patients (n = 50)

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 = 50) Auto analyzer (n = 50)
FBS 5.338 ± 0.538 4.948 ± 0.726 0.003*
Age (years)
 20–40 5.450 ± 0.544 4.893 ± 0.765 0.004*
 41–60 5.265 ± 0.552 4.978 ± 0.674 0.150
 61–80 4.975 ± 0.150 5.155 ± 0.877 0.711
Sex
 Female 5.503 ± 0.458 5.059 ± 0.714 0.162
 Male 5.068 ± 0.562 4.767 ± 0.727 0.050
  1. Source: Field Survey * Statistically significant Level of significance, p < 0.05