How does Dexcom’s Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) work?

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What are the components of the Dexcom G4® PLATINUM CGM System?

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How can I use Dexcom’s CGM technology to better manage my blood glucose?

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What is the accuracy and sensing performance of the Dexcom G4® PLATINUM CGM System?

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What makes Dexcom G4® PLATINUM CGM technology so accurate?

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How long does each Sensor last?

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Is it easy to calibrate?

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What other features does the Dexcom G4® PLATINUM CGM System offer?

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Who can use the Dexcom G4® PLATINUM CGM System?

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What software can I use to download Dexcom CGM data?

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Can I get a copy of the product brochure?

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  1. Dexcom G4 PLATINUM Continuous Glucose Monitoring System User's Guide (LBL-012080 Rev 4).
  2. JDRF Continuous Glucose Monitoring Study Group. Continuous Glucose Monitoring and Intensive Treatment of Type 1 Diabetes. N Engl J Med. 2008:359(14):1464-1476.
  3. Effectiveness and Safety of the Dexcom G4® Continuous Glucose Monitoring System, RPT-901776. Reference is YSI (Yellow Springs Laboratory Instrument).
  4. Observational Study to Evaluate the Safety and Effectiveness of the Dexcom G4™ Continuous Glucose Monitoring System in Pediatrics, RPT-901951. Reference is SMBG (self monitoring blood glucose meter).
  5. Dexcom STUDIO® is optional software.