Chapter 13. Insulin Pumps in Babies, Children and Teenagers

  1. Jill Rodgers

Published Online: 9 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470988053.ch13

Using Insulin Pumps in Diabetes: A Guide for Nurses and Other Health Professionals

Using Insulin Pumps in Diabetes: A Guide for Nurses and Other Health Professionals

How to Cite

Rodgers, J. (2008) Insulin Pumps in Babies, Children and Teenagers, in Using Insulin Pumps in Diabetes: A Guide for Nurses and Other Health Professionals, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, West Sussex, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470988053.ch13

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470059258

Online ISBN: 9780470988053

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Keywords:

  • hypoglycaemia;
  • insulin pumps;
  • hormonal changes;
  • fluctuations;
  • high-energy foods

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Evidence Base and Quality of Life

  • Pre-Pump Expectations and Assessment

  • Roles and Responsibilities

  • Setting Insulin Dose Rates

  • Carbohydrate Assessment

  • Day-To-Day Practical Issues

  • Insulin Pumps At School

  • Ongoing Support and Reviews

  • Conclusion

  • References