Free teaching materials for AQA and OCR A2 Applied Science

Oral Glucose Tolerance Test (OGTT)

Students investigate the OGTT and its uses (supports AQA Unit 14).

This resource contains:

  • The oral glucose tolerance test: method 1. Students use a blood glucose meter to carry out the OGTT - PRACTICAL SHEET. 
  • The oral glucose tolerance test: method 2. Students carry out a simulation of the OGTT using a chemical method of analysis for simulated blood plasma samples - PRACTICAL SHEET. 
  • World Health Organisation guidelines. WHO guidelines for glycaemic control and the use of the OGTT as a diagnostic test - FACT SHEET. 

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