Insulin infusion pump course

An essential two-day programme for all medical staff working with patients using insulin infusion pumps.  This course offers the opportunity of a 'practical hands on approach' to using insulin infusion pumps where delegates learn about estimation of carbohydrate intake and have the opportunity to speak to patient users of insulin infusion pumps.  Topics included within the course include:

  • Starting insulin infusion pumps
  • Carbohydrate counting
  • Basal and bolus rates
  • Paediatrics
  • Patient experiences of pump therapy
  • Rationale and evidence base for pump therapy
  • Special situations
  • Hypoglycaemia/hyperglycaemia/sick day rules and inpatient care
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