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Re: [IP] Roche Insulin Delivery Systems announces recall of ACCU-CHEKR FlexLink Plus infusion sets



So...What happens next? I have been using the new infusion sets since 
December... I have never been part of  a Roche recall......    Mark 
Willoughby
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "John S Wilkinson" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Thursday, February 24, 2011 4:29 PM
Subject: [IP] Roche Insulin Delivery Systems announces recall of ACCU-CHEKR 
FlexLink Plus infusion sets


> http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm244487.htm
>
> Roche Insulin Delivery Systems announces recall of ACCU-CHEKR FlexLink 
> Plus
> infusion sets
>
> FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - February 21, 2011 -Roche Insulin Delivery Systems
> announced today that it is notifying its customers and healthcare
> professionals about the recall of the ACCU-CHEKR FlexLink Plus infusion 
> set,
> because of the potential for under delivery of insulin due to a 
> kinked/bent
> cannula when inserting the ACCU-CHEK FlexLink Plus infusion set. If this
> remains unnoticed, this can result in under delivery leading to elevation 
> of
> blood glucose levels.
>
>
>
> John S Wilkinson   Rome, NY
>
>
>
> Life may not be the party we hoped for, but while we are here we might as
> well DANCE.
> .
.
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