Cambridge Sensors microdot
Distributer: Cambridge Sensors Ltd., Units 9-10 Cardinal Park, Cardinal Way, Godmanchester, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire PE29 2XG, UNITED KINGDOM.
Other: Cambridge Sensors USA LLC, 23866 W. Industrial Drive North, Plainfield, IL 60585, UNITED STATES.
Primary Client Use:
Intended for self-measurement and home use
Single measurements only
Discontinued but still available
The Cambridge Sensors microdot is an automatic blood glucose meter. Its blood glucose measurement technology has been proven to be accurate, with a 2-star Medaval rating. Blood glucose measurements are taken from the finger. It is intended for self-measurement and home use. This device has been discontinued by the manufacturer but may be available through certain outlets.
The technology used in the Cambridge Sensors microdot, 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.
||Recent clinical validation; recent protocol
||Institute of Health Economics (CA)
||No evidence provided
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