Glucometer Elite XL Blood Glucose Monitor with Case

Description:

Carrying case with blood glucose monitor, check strip, code strip, bottle of normal control fluid, two types of Glucometer Elite test strips, and instructions card.

Blood glucose monitor is light grey plastic with dark red print and barcode. Carrying case is red vinyl with black zipper and black mesh pockets and clear plastic sleeves. Clear, plastic bag contains check strip with white paper slip in English and Spanish. Clear, plastic packet contains green code strip. First set of test strips includes 4 individually packaged test strips. Packages are white with black print and expire in December 1999. Second set of test strips includes 5 individually packaged test strips. Packages are white with dark red print and expire August 2001. Instruction card is white paper with black and dark red print. Includes pictorial instructions for using the blood glucose monitor, recalling memory, marking control, deleting all memory, and deleting a test result.

Date Made: about 1997

Maker: Bayer

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Indiana, Elkhart

See more items in: Medicine and Science: Medicine, Health & Medicine, Diabetes

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Credit Line: Gift of Jeffrey Roe

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2014.0140.05Accession Number: 2014.0140Catalog Number: 2014.0140.05

Object Name: blood glucose monitor

Physical Description: plastic (overall material)vinyl (overall material)metal (overall material)paper (overall material)mesh (overall material)Measurements: blood glucose monitor: 9.6 cm x 5.5 cm x 1.5 cm; 3 25/32 in x 2 5/32 in x 19/32 incarrying case: 18.7 cm x 11.9 cm x 2.5 cm; 7 3/8 in x 4 11/16 in x 31/32 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-2186-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1464977

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