If you use an insulin pump, what infusion set do you use most often?
Rapid or Rapid D
Polyfin or Classic
Other teflon infusion set
Other steel needle infusion set
Total votes: 354
If you use an insulin pump, what infusion set do you use?Poll dates: June 6 - 12, 2005
Total Votes: 354
All insulin pumps except the Medtronic MiniMed Paradigm have a standard connector for the infusion set and can therefore use any infusion set, regardless of who makes it. The Paradigm has a unique connector and can take only infusion sets specially made for it. Infusion sets also come in varying depths to accommodate different skin types and some have different tubing lengths.
If you've always used the same infusion set, or were unaware of the other infusion sets, you might want to talk with your diabetes team about the various infusion sets that are now available.
For more information, see our section about Infusion Sets.
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Last Updated: Sunday June 12, 2005 09:04:56
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