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[IP] Re: insulin sets from MiniMed and Disetronic

My understanding is that the SoftSet cannot hold up to the pressure from a
Disetronic pump, the right angle where the inserter needle is withdrawn
will tend to leak. Otherwise most sets are interchangeable.

>Date: Mon, 11 Jan 1999 08:46:22 -0800
>From: Bill Van Antwerp <email @ redacted>
>Subject: [none]
>Minimed makes basically four kinds of sets. The Sof-Set QR is a 90 degree
>set (this means that it goes in at 90 degrees to the skin) and it can
>disconnect about 4 inches from the insertion site.  We also make a non
>disconnect set called the SofSets.

>a variety of needle sets as well.  At the moment, all insulin sets from
>MiniMed and Disetronic can be used on any type of pump.  

George Lovelace
dxed 1964, Reborn 8/13/98

Insulin-Pumpers website http://www.insulin-pumpers.org/