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Diabetes management starts with accurate glucose readings, trends and continuous feedback so that providers and patients can make educated decisions that result in better outcomes. At Dexcom, we are always working to deliver the highest quality products and ongoing support to our providers, educators and caregivers.

Below, please find a compilation of guides, checklists, tutorials and other resources to help you educate your patients on best practices and the benefits of continuous glucose monitoring.

This 2-minute video summarizes significant findings in recent CGM clinical studies. It describes how CGM use is proven to help people with type 1 diabetes manage their diabetes.

The Endocrine Society recently published new diabetes treatment guidelines,1,2 which may help providers to guide patients on adjusting pre-meal and ≥3 hour post-meal insulin doses using Dexcom G5 Mobile CGM trend arrows. Below, find...

This resource displays a hypothetical day for nine-year-old Max who has type 1 diabetes. Max uses the Dexcom G5 Mobile, takes multiple daily injections, and is being cared for by his grandmother for part of a weekend. Topics include CGM basics; ...

Prescribe Dexcom G6 for your intensive insulin therapy patients. See the sample prescription below.

This 1:30 video is a quick display of inserting the sensor with the auto applicator and attaching the transmitter for the Dexcom G6.

For detailed instructions on how to use the Dexcom G6 Continuous Glucose Monitoring System, please refer...

The first prescription should include three items: 1 receiver, 1 wireless transmitter, and 1 three-pack of sensors.

1 Receiver

(Indicated for one-year use)

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