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Re: [IP] Pump and Surgery
>. 1) Make sure you have someone on the surgical team
> who actually knows what diabetes is.
More to the point. The most important person on the surgical team is
the anestheisologist (sp??) He/She's the person who keeps you alive
through the surgery.
Talk to this person yourself and make sure they understand diabetes,
the pump, etc... If you are not satisfied, get another
anestheisologist. I have several Dr. friends including 2
anestheisologists, they all agree on this point.
Michael <email @ redacted>
Insulin-Pumpers website http://www.bizsystems.com/Diabetes/