Pump Therapy Benefits
The following videos have been provided to educate viewers who are considering insulin pump therapy, by sharing experiences from Medtronic Diabetes patients all over the world. Living with diabetes isn’t easy, but Medtronic is here to help. Medtronic offers insulin pump therapy that provides more flexibility for your lifestyle while giving you better control of your diabetes.1
- More flexibility
- Fewer injections
- Tighter control, fewer long-term complications2
- Better predictability3
1 Bode BW, Steed RD, Davidson PC. Reduction in severe hypoglycemia with long-term continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion in Type 1 diabetes. Diabetes Care. 1996;19:324-327.
2 The Diabetes Control and Complications Trial Research Group. The effect of intensive treatment of diabetes on the development and progression of long-term complications in insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus. NEJM. 1993;329:977-986A, Weinzimer, Steffen AT, Ahern JAH, Vincent M, Tamborlane WV. A randomized prospective trial comparing the efficacy of insulin pump therapy with multiple daily injections using insulin glargine. Diabetes Care. 2004;27(7):1554-1558.
3 Lauritzen T., Pramming S., Deckert T., Binder C. Pharmacokinetics of continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion. Diabetologia. 1983;24(5):326-329.
"I was looking for something a little bit more, something that had a whole system in which I could help better control my blood sugar."