Abbott Optium Omega

Device Name:Optium Omega
Manufacturer:Abbott Diabetes Care Inc., 1360 South Loop Road, Alameda, CA 94502, UNITED STATES.
Measuring functions:Blood glucose
Primary Client Use:Intended for self-measurement and home use
Measurement Site:Finger
Measurement Occurrence:Single measurements only
Availability:Available Currently
Assessment: The technology used in the Abbott Optium Omega, to measure blood glucose, has passed in a validation study, in a general population, according to a recognised standard protocol, as published in a peer-reviewed publication.
Validation Publications

Solnica B, Kusnierz-Cabala B, Slowinska-Solnica K, Witek P, Cempa A, Malecki MT. Evaluation of the analytical performance of the coulometry-based Optium Omega blood glucose meter. J Diabetes Sci Technol. 2011 Nov 1;5(6):1612-7. PMID: 22226286.

15197:2003 - Pass General population

ADA:1987 - Pass General population

Relevant Publications

Krouwer JS. Evaluation of the analytical performance of the coulometry-based Optium Omega blood glucose meter: what do such evaluations show? J Diabetes Sci Technol. 2011 Nov 1;5(6):1618-20. PMID: 22226287.

The publication is a letter or correspondence in which the Abbott Optium Omega is referenced.