Table 2

Annual costs for patient with T1DM

CostsSMBGFM systemDifference FM system vs SMBG
Cost of blood glucose monitoring€1216€1193€−23.7−1.9
Cost of strips and lancets€1216€68€−1149−94.4
Cost of FM system sensors€0€1125€1125
Cost of management of severe hypoglycemia episodes€3220€1333€−1887−55.1
Total cost€4437€2526€−1911−43.1
  • FM, flash monitoring; SMBG, self-monitoring of blood glucose; T1DM, type 1 diabetes mellitus.