High-Tech Living With Diabetes: Devices and Strategies for Pediatric Patients

Pediatric endocrinologist Gina Capodanno, MD, explains differences in diabetes between children and adults, then presents a thorough guide to the technologies – continuous glucose monitors, insulin pumps, and hybrid monitor-and-delivery systems – that are making life easier for families. She gives specifics on available options, reviews disadvantages as well as advantages, and offers tables showing age-appropriate devices. She also discusses staving off management burnout in kids with diabetes and their parents.

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UCSF Pediatrics

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Gina Capodanno, MD

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