As every blood glucose value represents just a snap-shot it is useful to create a daily profile for several results per day. Self monitoring of blood glucose only makes sense if consequences are taken.
It is important to write down test results in a diary. This documentation is the background for the physician and the diabetes team to adjust the diabetes therapy, stores information regarding certain special situations and helps recognizing intra-daily fluctuations.
Keep your diary regularely and correctly. If not noted results will be forgotten and are lost for ever.
How to keep record: