Question of the Week - August 13, 2019
JL has been on insulin pump therapy for a few days. He calls in you in a panic, stating his blood sugars for the past three hours starting at 9am were 193, 269, 319 respectively. What immediate action do you instruct JL to take?
a. Increase basal rate by 0.5 -1.0 unit an hour
b. Program pump to deliver a 3-unit bolus immediately
c. Check urine ketones
d. Drink water and take a brisk walk
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