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Re: [IP] Re: Insulin on Board calculation



It seems to me you can't please all the people all the time - if they DID 
subtract the IOB from the new food requirements there would be people like 
ME that would complain because we like it THIS way.......

Just a thought

Robert B


> Yes, with the Minimed Paradigm pumps you also have the choice of accepting 
> the
> bolus wizard's recommendation or modifying it however you want to. The 
> point
> being debated is that some people would prefer the wizard to subtract the 
> amount
> of active insulin from the recommended bolus for new food. Instead, it
> calculates an entirely new bolus to cover the new food, but doesn't 
> subract the
> IOB since that's assumed to be still covering the previous meal. However, 
> it
> does show you the amount of IOB, so if you want to subract it you can do 
> the
> calculation yourself and alter the recommended bolus before you activate 
> it.
> Also, it does subtract the IOB from any correction bolus recommendation, 
> just
> not a new meal bolus. Pam
>
> <You always have the choice to follow the recommendation or not with the
> cozmo, is it not the same with other pumps?>
> .
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