Catch the Wave: Automated Insulin Delivery

Instructor:

Instructor:

Gary Scheiner MS, CDCES

Technology finally has us to the point where insulin dosage adjustments can be made automatically by using a hybrid closed loop system.  Like any new technology, these systems have their share of pros and cons.  Is automated insulin delivery right for you?  How do you choose the right system and system components?  And how do you ensure the system you use is safe and gets you the results you’re looking for?  Learn all that and more!

Specific topics include:

  • The reasoning behind automated insulin delivery
  • Key components of hybrid closed loop systems
  • What the systems can and cannot do
  • Comparisons of the available options
  • Do-It-Yourself (DIY) alternatives
  • Prepping for a successful transition
  • Balancing safety against aggressive control
  • Optimizing system performance

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