Glucometer- Roche Accu-Chek Inform II- electrochemical biosensor (glucose dehydrogenase)
Determine glucose level, monitor insulin therapy, evaluate carbohydrate metabolism.
Reference ranges are available in the Accuchek Inform II test procedure located on the POC website: https://www.pathology.med.umich.edu/point-of-care.
Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.
Fingerstick: wipe away the first drop and use second drop for testing. Avoid excessive squeezing or milking.
Venous/ Arterial: collect in heparin (lithium or sodium), or EDTA tube
For more test specific information, please refer to the test procedure found on the Michigan Medicine POC website: https://www.pathology.med.umich.edu/point-of-care.