For insulin pump users, how often do you usually change your infusion set?
Every two days
Every three days
Every four days
Every five days or more
For insulin pump users, how often do you usually change your infusion set?Poll dates: July 27 - August 3, 2003
Total Votes: 444
Insulin pump users must change their infusion sets periodically to prevent infection and the build up of scar tissue at the infusion site. Just over half our readers report changing their sets every three days. One quarter report changing their set every two days.
Changing your infusion set more often reduces the risk of scar tissue build up, but also costs more money.[Return to the current poll]
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