What insulin pump do you or your child use?
Animas R1000 or IR1000
Dana Diabecare II
MiniMed 507 or older
MiniMed Paradigm 511
MiniMed Paradigm 512
MiniMed Paradigm 712
Other older pump
Other newer pump
Don't use a pump but want to
Don't use a pump and don't want to
Total votes: 677
What insulin pump do you or your child use?Poll dates: February 1 - 8, 2004
Total Votes: 677
With many studies now showing that insulin pump therapy results in better control and less risk of hypoglycemia than traditional therapy, more and more kids are using pumps. That's the good news. Even better news is that there are many pumps to choose from today, so it's easier than ever to find a pump that matches your needs.
If you're considering insulin pump therapy, you should talk with your diabetes team about the various pumps that are available. You should also contact each pump company and request information about their pumps, and ask what kind of assistance they can provide with your insurance company.
Maker of the IR-1000 and IR-1200 pumps
- Dana Diabecare USA
Maker of the Dana Diabecare II pump
Maker of the Cozmo pump
Maker of the H-TRONplus, D-TRONplus, and Dahedi pumps
At this time, Disetronic is not shipping pumps to the United States
- Medtronic MiniMed
Maker of the 508 and Paradigm pumps and the Continuous Glucose Monitoring System (CGMS)
Maker of the Amigo pump
Note: In reviewing the poll results, 100 obvious duplicate votes were removed from the scoring. These duplicate votes could have been due to the network delays seen as a result of the MyDoom worm.
Last Updated: Wednesday March 16, 2005 16:37:42
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