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Re: [IP] Amount of prime?

At 04:34 AM 1/23/2000  email @ redacted wrote:
 >Help!  I am SO confused...I think in reading this I've missed something
 >somewhere along the way.  (Wouldn't be the first time! <g>)  Is the "about
 >5" in reference to priming tubing or canula?  Are you using sets with
 >extremely short tubing or very long canulas?  I'm using 43" Tenders ...

The way I was taught, was to push the reservoir plunger until I first saw 
insulin coming out the end of the set. That way I know that it is full and 
all the initial air is out of the line.


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