The Omnipod Horizon™ System is a hybrid closed-loop system (HCL) consisting of a tubeless insulin pump and Dexcom G6 sensor which provides automated insulin delivery with glucose targets from 110-150mg/dL, adjustable by time of day to allow therapy personalization. This study is the first outpatient safety and effectiveness evaluation of the system.

Participants aged 6-13.9y with T1D>6mo and A1C<10.0% used the HCL system at home for 14 days (first 2 days hotel, n=8) over winter holidays with unrestricted eating and exercise. Participants set protocol-determined higher targets of 130-150mg/dL for 9 days, then could freely choose their targets from 110-150mg/dL for the last 5 days. Primary outcomes were safety measures and percent time 70-180mg/dL for the 5 days of HCL use with free choice of target.

Children thus far (n=15) had a mean±SD age of 11±2y, T1D duration 5±3y, and A1C 7.7±0.9%. Participants primarily chose the 110 (69% of study time), 120 (10%), and 130mg/dL (21%) targets. For 72 patient-days of HCL use, percent time from 70-180mg/dL was 64.1±10.0% (Table). Percent time <70mg/dL was low: 0.9±1.2% overall and 0.5±0.5% overnight. There were no serious adverse events.

The HCL system was safe and performed well in children with T1D when used at home for 5 days with free choice of target glucose. Participants were invited to continue in a 3mo outpatient study of the system which is currently underway.


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