Insulin pumpers are closer now than ever before to the reality of having a “smart” insulin pump system that will act as an artificial pancreas. Are you a pumper that is keeping track of the progress of this revolution in diabetic care?
It seems that the hardware is already within our grasp. We are waiting on the “smart” part of the system to get resolved. If you missed the article last month detailing the work being done on the software (control algorithm) part of the artificial pancreas project, then follow the link below to Medical News Today to learn more.