The Imperial Insulin Pump Course: SCROLL DOWN TO PAY £8
Date: Tuesday 25th April 2017
This hands-on course will enable you to become confident in managing patients on insulin pumps. All participants will be given the opportunity to wear and use an insulin pump. This one day interactive course will cover principles of pump therapy, indications for pump therapy, different types of pumps, setting up pumps, basal rates, bolus types, carbohydrate counting, on-going care and managing pumps in difficult situations such as exercise, pregnancy, illness, hospital admissions and travel.
Registration Fee: £18 (lunch included), £8 for early booking before 2nd April 2017
08.30-09.30 Registration and coffee
09.30-10.00 Overview of CSII (Prof Nick Oliver)
10.00-10.30 Indications (Prof Nick Oliver)
10.30-11.15 Psychological aspects of CSII (Dr. Vicky McKechnie)
11.30-12.30 Carbohydrate counting practice (Sian Rilstone/Nicola Bramley, Diabetes Specialist Dietician)
12.30-13.00 Insulin pump users perspective
13.30-14.30 Glycaemic index, low carbohydrate and extended blousing (Sian Rilstone/Nicola Bramley)
14.30-15.00 Special scenarios - exercise, pregnancy (Jade Thorne/Carol Jairam)
15.15-16.15 Hyperglycaemia, hypoglycaemia, sickness (Jade Thorn/Carol Jairam)
1615-16.45 Sensor augmented pump, future therapies and discussion (Prof Nick Oliver)
17.00 Feedback, certificates (Prof Nick Oliver)
There are two parts to booking your place. First you need to register. As soon as you click on the link below and put in your details, you will be registered.