Re: [IP] Tandem t:set infusion sets - info sought
I don't personally know anything about the t:slim pump, but from what I have
read you can
use any Luer lock infusion set. Most are manufactured by Unomedical, you can
about insertion etc on their web site, www.infusion-set.com.
> Hi, all: I'm keen to receive comments on the Tandem t:set infusion set.
> There is need for more detail & images on the Tandem website (
> http://www.tandemdiabetes.com/Products/Infusion-Sets/t-set/). Samples are
> not available from Tandem. If you know of info on the web do point me to
> it. I'm a seasoned pumper, currently using a t:slim pump (a delight).
> 1. Does the tubing disconnect from the site base or from a pig-tail away
> from the base?
> 2. Is there any visibility of the site area immediately surrounding the
> cannula (the equivalent of a window to check for site problems)?
> 3. How low is the profile of the site (fractions of inch or millimeters)?
> 4. Is the infusion tubing translucent white or translucent blue?
> 5. How easy is it to observe the passage of insulin up the infusion tube
> during the priming process?
> 6. How easy is the set to insert via the insertion device?
> 7. How secure does the adhesive appear to be (especially in
> exercise/perspiration situations)?
> 8. Any comments on the stability of the cannula tip, regarding kinking
> during exertion/exercise?
> 9. Some pictures could communicate a lot.
> Thanks for your assistance.
> Leszek Vincent (Missouri)
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