【#ARTICLES|#Medical D】 Dexcom's hospital glucose monitor leads latest FDA breakthrough designations

Dexcom's hospital glucose monitor leads latest FDA breakthrough designations ⭐️#Dexcom has led the latest batch of FDA breakthrough device designations, securing the regulatory privileges for a version of its continuous glucose monitor technology designed for use in hospital settings.

⭐️After the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, the FDA issued guidance allowing glucose monitors indicated for home use to be used in a hospital setting, letting patients track and report their own blood glucose levels to reduce health care workers' exposure to the virus. ✳️#Dexcom is seeking clearance for its #CGMs to be used in a hospital setting. 🔥The breakthrough designation covers a small, wearable sensor that continuously measures glucose levels and a linked transmitter that sends the data wirelessly to a smart device.




 

Source | https://www.medtechdive.com/news/dexcom-breakthrough-designation-hospital-glucose-monitor/620774/

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