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Re: [IP] NYT article about FDA oversight of infusion pump manufacturers

The FDA is already cracking down on approval of insulin pumps and 
features.   They had a big meeting in March about insulin pump safety.   
It was shortly after that meeting that  Minimed was finally able to get 
their pump approved.   Hopefully that means that Animas and Omnipod 
won't have too much trouble getting their pumps out.  We'll just have to 
wait and see.

I agree with earlier posters the article in the New York Times was more 
geared to hospital equipment stuff. 


Cliff Jones wrote:
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> That was my take since no insulin pump company made the list.  However, that
> doesn't mean that it is not the beginning of something.  There have been a
> couple of deaths discussed on this list, so it could affect us in the
> future.  Probably slow down the approval process for new products from all
> providers.
> Cliff
> T2, Dx 1991 
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