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Re: [IP]Which Pump - Getting a MiniMed pump



Scooter,


> It does not matter if the doctor is familiar with one pump and not the
> other... THEY BOTH OPERATE THE SAME MEDICALLY SPEAKING!!!! They both have a
> basal and they both bolus, the only difference is which buttons you push on
> which model. So he should treat you the same no matter which pump. Don't ever
> let him say I am unfamiliar with that pump... because both companies have
> field reps that will come to town and teach you AND YOUR DOCTOR all about the
> pump and it's operation ... usually for free.

AMEN, AMEN, AMEN!  The end result is the same!    There are a few minor
differences and that's what can make the difference in how it meets our style,
but that's our choice.

Fran
Type W ( I like that! :-) )

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