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Re: [IP] New Pumper!!!!



EXCELLANT!!!Suzanne


>From: "gianna marzilli" <email @ redacted>
>Reply-To: email @ redacted
>To: email @ redacted
>Subject: Re: [IP] New Pumper!!!!
>Date: Wed, 28 Jul 1999 16:45:13 PDT
>
>
>how is the disetronic??
>-Gianna
>
>>From: "William Bartram" <email @ redacted>
>>Reply-To: email @ redacted
>>To: "Insulin-Pumpers" <email @ redacted>
>>Subject: [IP] New Pumper!!!!
>>Date: Wed, 28 Jul 1999 15:18:57 -0500
>>
>>Hello all,
>>I am back home now (Del Rio) and am wearing my new Disetronic H-Tron Plus
>>Pump!  Here is some background info for those of you who dont know me. I 
>>am
>>in the Air Force, diagnosed type 2 in 96, found out in Mar 99 was really
>>type 1 after going DKA.  My Endo (wonderful guy) suggested the pump, and I
>>was hook.  Waited 5 weeks to the day to get the pump--the military had to
>>figure out how and who would pay for it.  Now, this brings you up to date:
>>
>>Yesterday I had a 4 hour training session with the pump rep, he made it
>>fun,
>>though I was nervous inserting in front everyone.  They set the basal and
>>off I went to my room for the night.  I started at 4:30pm with bg of 83, 
>>at
>>6:30pm I was at 170. I was high until they allowed me to bolus, then I 
>>went
>>down to 55 a couple of time during the night.  I chk bgs every two hours.
>>All day today things seem to be going well nothing over 122 and that was
>>two
>>hr after lunch. I wont begin to tell you all my thoughts last night and
>>today-ranging from excited to scared- you get the picture.
>>Something that does concern me- my Endo said that if I move away from this
>>TriCare region it will be up to that new Endo, or Dr if they dont have an
>>Endo, to allow me to stay on the pump.  I was not please with that bit of
>>news.  But he did say that he can work something out with the new Endo
>>before I would leave.  That is good-- I would hate to have to stop using
>>the
>>pump for my sake and also for just plain common sense-- the Military just
>>spent over $6500 on me and this pump, what would they do just throw it 
>>away
>>because some Dr. Overseas doesn't know about the pump...
>>
>>Ok.. Ok.. enough of me on the soap box.  I am very happy with my pump.
>>Thank you for your caring support.
>>
>>God Bless
>>Bill Bartram
>>
>>"You will never possess what you are unwilling to pursue"
>>Entrepreneur: email @ redacted
>>ICQ # 39704842 / AOL IM: Learn67
>>Purpose: don't get out of bed without one!!!
>>
>>
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