For insulin pump users, how often do you usually change your infusion set?
Every two days
Every three days
Every four days
Every five days or more
Total votes: 349
For insulin pump users, how often do you usually change your infusion set?Poll dates: July 3 - 10, 2005
Total Votes: 349
Insulin pump users must change their infusion sets periodically to prevent infection and the build up of scar tissue at the infusion site. Over 60% of our readers report changing their sets every three days, a little more than last year (63% versus 60%). One in five report changing their set every two days.
Changing your infusion set more often reduces the risk of scar tissue build up, but also costs more money.
The table below shows how this poll compares with the results from the last time we ran this poll in 2003:
Last Updated: Sunday July 10, 2005 17:09:26
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