Insulin pumps: Beyond basal-bolus.

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Insulin pumps: Beyond basal-bolus.

Cleve Clin J Med. 2015 Dec;82(12):835-842

Authors: Millstein R, Becerra NM, Shubrook JH

Insulin pumps are a major advance in diabetes management, making insulin dosing easier and more accurate and providing great flexibility, safety, and efficacy for people who need basal-bolus insulin therapy. They are the preferred treatment for people with type 1 diabetes and many with type 2 diabetes who require insulin. This article reviews the basics of how insulin pumps work, who benefits from a pump, and how to manage inpatients and outpatients on insulin pumps.

PMID: 26651892 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

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