Roche Accu-Chek Guide
The technology used in the Roche Accu-Chek Guide, to measure blood glucose, has passed in a clinical validation study, in a general population, according to a recognised standard protocol, as published in a peer-reviewed publication.
|Medaval||★★ Recommendation||Recent clinical validation; recent protocol|
|MDR Criteria||Self-measurement||Published evidence|
|Amazon Best Sellers (US)||2019||B (3.2 / 5)|
SKUP. Report from the evaluation SKUP/2017/112: Accu-Chek Guide (Roche Diagnostics), a system for blood glucose measurement. Bergen, Norway: SKUP; 2017. 47 p. Available from: skup.org.
15197:2013 - Pass General population (Note: BLS-recorded measurements)
15197:2013 - Pass General population (Note: Subject-recorded measurements)
Harvey C, Koubek R, Bégat V, Jacob S. Usability Evaluation of a Blood Glucose Monitoring System With a Spill-Resistant Vial, Easier Strip Handling, and Connectivity to a Mobile App: Improvement of Patient Convenience and Satisfaction. J Diabetes Sci Technol. 2016 Aug 22;10(5):1136-41. doi: 10.1177/1932296816658058. PMID: 27390222. Available from: PMC5032967. Print 2016 Sep.
This study found superior usability of the Roche Accu-Chek Guide over the participants’ current meters in both the United States and France.