the ability of physicians A1C results to patients in the same units that they use for self-monitoring reporting – so they speak the same language to communicate glucose goals – will surely promote patient education, said Dr.
Measured for a period of four months compared.. The study is scheduled to September 2007, in different ways:final report at the annual EASD meeting in Amsterdam are in the same month.Robert J Heine, Professor of Diabetology at the VU University Medical Center in the Netherlands, discussed the impact of the new A1C test from a clinical perspective. ‘If the international study confirms a good relationship between A1C and average blood glucose levels, it would really mark what patients expect from this number – that would make medical educational task much easier. ‘.
The introduction of a new A1C calibration methodology international agencies offered the opportunity to show that an A1C test result truly represents the average blood sugar level over the previous months, the International A1C – AG Study carefully A1C results to thousands of glucose levels in each volunteer.