ANALYTE SENSOR

  • US 20100298684A1
  • Filed: 02/26/2010
  • Published: 11/25/2010
  • Est. Priority Date: 10/04/2006
  • Status: Abandoned Application
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1. A system for measuring an analyte, the system comprising:

  • a vascular access device configured to be in communication with a circulatory system of a host;

    an analyte sensor configured to reside within the vascular access device, wherein the analyte sensor is configured to measure a concentration of an analyte within the circulatory system; and

    a flow control device configured to draw blood into the vascular access device at a first flow rate of from about 0.001 ml/min to about 0.2 ml/min, wherein the flow control device is further configured to pass an infusion solution through the vascular access device at a second flow rate, wherein the first flow rate is not equal to the second flow rate.

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