Insulin Pumps and Continuous Glucose Monitoring: A User's Guide to Effective Diabetes Management

Insulin Pumps and Continuous Glucose Monitoring: A User's Guide to Effective Diabetes Management

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by Francine R. Kaufman
     
 

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Insulin Pumps

The days of syringes and multiple injections are over. Carry your insulin supply with you and learn how you can use your insulin pump to very nearly match the way the human body naturally releases insulin. You'll also learn about the steps and obstacles that come with your or your child's transition to an insulin pump.

Continuous Glucose

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Overview

Insulin Pumps

The days of syringes and multiple injections are over. Carry your insulin supply with you and learn how you can use your insulin pump to very nearly match the way the human body naturally releases insulin. You'll also learn about the steps and obstacles that come with your or your child's transition to an insulin pump.

Continuous Glucose Monitors

This innovative device gives you real-time glucose readings. When paired with the powerful features of an insulin pump, you're able to provide insulin doses in response to your most recent glucose levels.

When combined, these devices are a powerful tool in diabetes management, allowing you to manage glucose levels on the go.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781580404617
Publisher:
American Diabetes Association
Publication date:
06/26/2012
Pages:
120
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author

Francine R. Kaufman, M.D., is Emeritus Professor of Pediatrics and Communications at the University of Southern California Center for Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism at Childrens Hospital in Los Angeles, CA. She is also Chief Medical Officer and Vice President, Global Medical, Clinical and Health Affairs for Medtronic Diabetes. In 2003, she was the president of the American Diabetes Association.

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Insulin Pumps and Continuous Glucose Monitoring: A User's Guide to Effective Diabetes Management 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Frodo4F More than 1 year ago
There are too many mathematical formulas, not enough plain, simple English.