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A Sweet Dilemma: Testing the difference between continuous and metered glucose readings in diabetic patients

Human Health and Behavior
Reese Casey

Grade:
7
Teacher:
Nick Young

This science fair project attempts to determine if there is a measurable difference in blood sugar readings based on the type of glucose monitor used to test.


Project presentation

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Research paper

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3 thoughts on “A Sweet Dilemma: Testing the difference between continuous and metered glucose readings in diabetic patients

  1. The level of research and preparation that went into completing this research project is commendable! Gathering study participants, identifying key issues for patients managing their healthcare needs and compiling all the data and analyzing it highlights your skills as a scientist!

  2. The application of citizen science to recruit participants was excellent. The background research informed the experimental design and pointed to the student’s anticipated future success in clinical studies.

  3. Great job on your project and it is clear that this is an area of high interest to you. I think that it is great that you are thinking ahead to a possible career in medicine and this kind of work is essential to being able to provide the best care for each individual through knowledge of the pros/ cons with each type of device.

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