It’s lastly right here. The Dexcom G7 has landed. And now it’s time for us right here at Diabettech to pitch it towards Abbott’s Freestyle Libre 3.
Each these gadgets have been circulating for a while, amid mounting pleasure amongst an affordable portion of the diabetes neighborhood, as printed information suggests a greater person expertise.
We’ll be endeavor the standard diabettech therapy to match each these new gadgets with their older, and incumbent, siblings, to see which proves to be the simplest.
What we’re testing…
Dexcom’s G6 and G7
Abbot’s Libre 3
All theee gadgets will likely be run towards one another utilizing the identical methodology as used for the earlier comparisons, described here.
Right here, we’re utilizing the G7, appropriated from Eire, which makes use of the up to date algorithm, as used within the Accuracy study, and with a broadcast headline MARD of 8.7% in Adults.
The Libre3 supposedly has a MARD of seven.9%.
Over the subsequent 10 days or so we’ll see how these numbers replicate with my use, and the way they evaluate to the G6.
All information is collected utilizing the official apps.
As at all times, the caveats apply relating to n=1 and particular person experiences, nevertheless, it is going to be good to see whether or not my expertise displays the anecdotes about sensor inaccuracies and jumpy information which might be circulating on social media.
Keep tuned for additional updates!