Vacker Africa supplies different kinds of Medical Equipment not only for hospitals but also for homes. One of the medical equipment that we supply for both homes and hospital is the Glucose Meter. You can choose from our different models to suit your requirement.Our company Vacker Africa is one of the major suppliers of Glucose Meters in the African region and you can order our products from different countries of Africa such as Kenya, Djibouti, Tanzania, Chad, Angola, Libya, Algeria, Niger, Congo, South Africa, Ethiopia, Rwanda, Morocco, Nigeria, Ghana, Congo-Pacific, Zimbabwe, etc. Due to its vital utility, the demand, this medical equipment has been booming in the African market.
Introduction to Glucose Meter
Excessive amount of glucose is very bad for our health and sometimes can be fatal for a human body. Hence, it is always necessary to keep our blood pressure under control all the time. Equipment that can indicate or measure the level of glucose in our blood is known as glucose meter. We understand that it is not always possible for people to run to hospitals to monitor the glucose level of their blood. Hence in this case our easy-to-use glucose meter, that can be understood and used by the common people, comes in handy. Our models are quite easy to carry from one place to another and are very reliable and accurate. User can prick their fingertip to draw a small amount of blood and place it on a test strip of the glucose meter. The glucose meter displays the level of glucose meter in a digital screen and the unit used is generally mg/dl or mmol/l. Sometimes a special type of paper strip is also used as a glucose meter which indicates the glucose level in blood by showing changes in color.
These glucose meters have revolutionized the way of monitoring the glucose level in our blood. People can easily know if their level of glucose in the blood is heading toward the danger level and can take necessary precautions to counter the effect. A lot of people suffering from diabetes of different type now are able to monitor and maintain their blood sugar level and lead a healthy life.
Different types of Glucose Meters
Vacker Africa supplies different types of glucose meters to its clients. So of the major types are as follows:
1. Hospital Glucose Meters
These types of glucose meters are specially designed for use in hospital. They are capable of taking multiple readings of glucose test as they have high elaborative control records. The records are stored in a data logger which later can be transferred to a computer. With these glucose meters we are capable of storing data of many patients’ blood glucose level history separately.
2. Blood Testing with Meters using Test Strips
These models are small that can fit in the palm of a hand. They are generally powered by battery and have different models with different features. It contains a digital screen to show its readings.
3. Continuous Glucose Monitors
They possess sensors and transmitters in them. The sensors can easily read the blood glucose level in our blood when we fix the device in the upper arm. Glucose testing does not involve pricking finger-tips for blood and hence are less painful.