Taking glucose management online

An article in the April ACP Hospitalist reviews mixed results of research on electronic systems for glucose management and the potential challenges to implementing them.


An article in the April ACP Hospitalist focuses on electronic systems for glucose management. Methods range from commercially developed electronic glucose management systems that use algorithms to guide insulin delivery to customized programs that use electronic health records to incorporate specialist expertise. The article reviews the mixed results from research on these systems and the potential challenges to implementing them.