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Re: [IP] closing the loop! Question

At 10:39 AM 8/17/02, Ginny Kloth wrote:
>I have been reading how the closed loop pump would work. My questions are:
>Why would we want to have something surgically implanted in us when there
>is risk of infection?

There are mechanical devices routinely implanted today with no ill 
effects.  Look at pacemakers.  I would not be afraid of a closed loop 
system as long as it was able to handle my blood sugars and life style easily.

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