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Table 1 Continuous glucose measure values in older people (≥ 75 years) with diabetes receiving home care (n = 6)

From: Continuous glucose monitoring in older people with diabetes receiving home care—a feasibility study

  Person 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6
Sensor values (n) 1126 1091 1154 1138 1148 945
Highest (mmol/L) 19.4 12.5 22.2 18.4 21.8 22.2
Lowest (mmol/L) 6.8 3 5.7 8.3 3.5 3.1
Average (mmol/L ± SD) 11.7 ± 2.8 7.7 ± 1.8 14.1 ± 3.6 13 ± 1.7 9.2 + 2.9 14.1 ± 4.5
% within TIRa 10 63 7 0 45 9
% over 8.3 mmol/L 90 37 93 100 55 89
Under 3.9 mmol/L (n) 0 1 0 0 1 2
Duration under 3.9 mmol/L (min) 0 0:25 0 0 0:15 0:25/0:50
  1. aTime-in-range