Bayer Contour TS

Device Name:Contour TS
Manufacturer:Bayer Healthcare AG, 51368 Leverkusen, GERMANY.
Measuring functions:Blood glucose
Primary Client Use:Intended for both professional use and self-measurement
Measurement Site:Finger and general Alternative Site Testing
Measurement Occurrence:Single measurements only
Availability:Available Currently
Assessment: The technology used in the Bayer Contour TS, to measure blood glucose, has passed in three validation studies, in general populations, according to recognised standard protocols, as published in peer-reviewed publications.
Validation Publications

Freckmann G, Baumstark A, Jendrike N, Zschornack E, Kocher S, Tshiananga J, Heister F, Haug C. System accuracy evaluation of 27 blood glucose monitoring systems according to DIN EN ISO 15197. Diabetes Technol Ther. 2010 Mar;12(3):221-31. doi: 10.1089/dia.2009.0128. PMID: 20151773.

15197:2003 - Fail General population

Frank J, Wallace JF, Pardo S, Parkes JL. Performance of the CONTOUR® TS Blood Glucose Monitoring System. J Diabetes Sci Technol. 2011 Jan 1;5(1):198-205. PMID: 21303645.

15197:2003 - Pass General population

Jday-Daly I, Augereau-Vacher C, De Curraize C, Fonfrède M, Lefevre G, Lacour B, Hennequin-Le Meur C. Évaluation multicentrique de la fiabilité de cinq lecteurs de glycémie. [Multicenter evaluation of the reliability of five blood glucose monitoring systems.] Ann Biol Clin (Paris). 2011 Jan-Feb;69(1):55-61. doi: 10.1684/abc.2010.0509. PMID: 21463996. French.

15197:2003 - Pass General population

Robinson CS, Sharp P. Tighter accuracy standards within point-of-care blood glucose monitoring: how six commonly used systems compare. J Diabetes Sci Technol. 2012 May 1;6(3):547-54. PMID: 22768885.

15197:2003 - Pass General population

CLSI: 2002 - Pass General population