Pump could cut costs for high insulin users with type 2 diabetes

09/8/2011 | Family Practice News

Patients with type 2 diabetes who are high insulin users may save money with insulin pump treatment compared with multiple daily injections, according to a small study presented at the annual meeting of the American Association of Diabetes Educators. Researchers found pump users may be able to save up to $12,000 over four years because basal rates drop due to better insulin absorption.

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