Re: [IP] New Insulin Pump Technologies
Pl keep me informed on this as well
On 6/16/11, Sue Ann Bowling <email @ redacted> wrote:
> And the Enlite sensor. I wish they'd hurry up that and the Veo, which would
> have saved me from the only really life-thretening low I've had. And I wish
> they'd make the low blood sugar alarms louder.
> On Jun 16, 2011, at 3:18 AM, John S Wilkinson wrote:
>> b5ca655&S=231&L=2&N=163> View this email as a webpage
>> New Insulin Pump Technologies
>> The next generation of insulin pump and continuous glucose monitoring
>> technology is coming.
>> Medtronic's Paradigm Veo
>> <http://email.edelmantech.com/link.php?M=8870&N=231&L=1530&F=H> was
>> approved in Europe this Spring. The insulin pump uses a CGM to
>> suspend insulin delivery when you are going low. Their studies have shown
>> that this has a real impact on the frequency and intensity of severe low
>> blood sugars. The Veo will likely arrive in the USA in 18 to 36 months.
>> The Animas Vibe
>> <http://email.edelmantech.com/link.php?M=8870&N=231&L=1533&F=H> , an
>> pump with a built-in DexCom CGM, was just approved in Europe and will be
>> submitted to the FDA for approval later this year. It uses a new
>> DexCom sensor.
>> Insulet has sought approval from the FDA for its next generation OmniPod
>> <http://email.edelmantech.com/link.php?M=8870&N=231&L=1517&F=H> , a
>> insulin pump. The new pods are 1/3 smaller and 25% lighter. There's still
>> word on when their integration with a CGM will be available.
>> For those that have tried a CGM technology a year or more ago, the
>> improvements are real. They are still not 99% accurate, but they usually
>> provide far more help than annoyance.
>> The FDA in the United States is taking forever to approve new
>> so all of the good stuff is appearing one to three years faster in Europe.
>> Regardless of where you live, the era of smart insulin pumps that use CGM
>> data to adjust insulin delivery is coming in the very near future.
>> John S Wilkinson, Rome, NY
>> "A veteran is someone who, at one point in his or her life, wrote a
>> check made payable to The 'United States of America', for an amount of up
>> and including their life." (Author unknown)
>> Be very, very careful what you put into that head, because you will never,
>> ever get it out. -Thomas Cardinal Wolsey (1471-1530)
> Sue Ann Bowling
> email @ redacted
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