Roche Accu-Chek Compact Plus
The technology used in the Roche Accu-Chek Compact Plus, to measure blood glucose, is among the best rated for accuracy by Medaval Ltd. It has passed in three clinical validation studies, between general and specific populations, according to recognised standard protocols, as published in peer-reviewed publications.
|Medaval||★★★ Recommendation||Recent clinical validation; recent protocol; multiple clinical validations|
de Mol P, Krabbe HG, de Vries ST, Fokkert MJ, Dikkeschei BD, Rienks R, Bilo KM, Bilo HJ. Accuracy of handheld blood glucose meters at high altitude. PLoS One. 2010 Nov 12;5(11):e15485. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0015485. PMID: 21103399.
Ad Hoc protocol - Pass Simulated altitude in hypobarbic chamber
Ad Hoc protocol - Pass Various altituded on Mt. Kilimanjaro
Freckmann G, Schmid C, Baumstark A, Pleus S, Link M, Haug C. System accuracy evaluation of 43 blood glucose monitoring systems for self-monitoring of blood glucose according to DIN EN ISO 15197. J Diabetes Sci Technol. 2012 Sep 1;6(5):1060-75. PMID: 23063032. Available from: PMC3570840.
15197:2003 - Pass General population
15197:2013 - Pass General population
Pfützner A, Schipper C, Ramljak S, Flacke F, Sieber J, Forst T, Musholt PB. Evaluation of the effects of insufficient blood volume samples on the performance of blood glucose self-test meters. J Diabetes Sci Technol. 2013 Nov 1;7(6):1522-9. doi: 10.1177/193229681300700612. PMID: 24351178. Available from: PMC3876330.
15197:2003 - Pass Using insufficient blood samples (n=31)
SKUP. Report from the evaluation SKUP/2005/43: Accu-Chek Compact Plus (Roche Diagnostics), a system for blood glucose measurement. Bergen, Norway: SKUP; 2005. 40 p. Available from: skup.org.
15197:2003 - Pass General population (Note: BLS-recorded measurements)
15197:2003 - Pass General population (Note: Subject-recorded measurements)