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Re: [IP] The Elite Meter

Whole blood will give you about a 15% lower reading than plasma.

Becca S wrote:

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>I used to have the Elite metre (back when it was the Glucometer Elite [MANY
>years ago---- oh say 1995]). It uses whole blood. I do not use it right now, I
>use the InDuo by LifeScan/NovoNordisk [Thank you Paul... NovoNordisk rep] and
>I have the LifeScan OneTouch Ultra as a back up. I have found that the Plasma
>metres are more in conjunction to what the doctors office and labs say than
>the whole blood reading metres. But this is my opinion
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