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Re: [IP] setting temp basal rates for work

----- Original Message -----
From: Sherry Webb Nolan <email @ redacted>
To: 'Dawn Dvorak ' <email @ redacted>
Sent: Friday, April 14, 2000 20:49
Subject: RE: [IP] setting temp basal rates for work

Dear Sherry,
Thanks for writing me about your basal patterns.  Unfortunatly I have the
507C and only have the one basal pattern  So that's why it is going to be
hard to change them all the time.


> I have a 508 and use 3 different sets of basals.  On the 508 they are
> "patterns".  You can set up to 3 patterns.  I have one pattern for normal
> day with my morning workout (drastically reduced basal from 5am-8am and a
> rise in basal from 1-3pm), one pattern for a day without workout, one
> pattern for the week of my period with workout.  I just bolus for the
> basal if I end up not working out during the week of my period or I forget
> to change the pattern.  This works pretty good and I don't have to keep
> reprogramming the pump.  You just go into the menu and choose which
> you want to be on.
> Hope that helps.  If you want I can photocopy those pages of my manual and
> mail them to you?  Let me know,
> -- Sherry

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