Written By: ADCES staff. Supported by an educational grant from BD.
PDF Download: Insulin Troubleshooting Guide
Insulin Pumps have come along way, but they aren’t flawless. Failure can occur for different reasons but most challenges can be easily identified and corrected. Use this list to of the top 15 challenges to identify the culprit.
For manufacturer contact information, choose the device from our find & compare insulin pumps page and select the right pump.
Reference: Boldermann, Karen. “Putting Your Patients on the Pump”. 2nd Ed. 2013.
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