Are insulin pumps efficacious with Type 2 diabetics? If so, any recommendations as between MiniMed or Disetronic pumps for Type 2s? Thanks for the info.
Yes, use of an insulin pump is appropriate, if the Type 2 patient needs insulin therapy, and is highly motivated.
My staff and I have no preference between the two brands. Be sure to look at both brands, and see which features are of greatest importance to you.
Original posting 2 Jul 96
Updated January 16, 2006
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