Are You Ready for an Insulin Pump?

May 10, 2012

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Do you take 3-5 or more insulin injections a day and would you like to eliminate these multiple daily injections and use a continuous infusion of insulin instead?
  1. 0 No
  2. 1 Yes

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  1. Do you take 3-5 or more insulin injections a day and would you like to eliminate these multiple daily injections and use a continuous infusion of insulin instead?

    Correct Answer: Yes

  2. Do your blood sugars go up and down throughout the day and night and has this been difficult to control with insulin injections?  

    Correct Answer: Yes

  3. Are you having instances of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar)?

    Correct Answer: Yes

  4. Do you have gastroparesis (slow food absorption) which causes your blood sugars to vary unpredictably?

    Correct Answer: Yes

  5. Are you pregnant or considering pregnancy in the next 6 months and is your diabetes uncontrolled?

    Correct Answer: Yes

  6. Would you like more flexibility in your lifestyle to match your insulin needs with your food intake and physical activity?

    Correct Answer: Yes