[Previous Months][Date Index][Thread Index][Join - Register][Login]   Help@Insulin-Pumpers.org
  [Message Prev][Message Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]   for subscribe/unsubscribe assistance

Re: [IP] pump site issues

>uses the soft serter
>with the paradigm sof- set micro QR. About 2 years ago she changed from
>inserting the site in her stomach to using her back. The past few months she
>has gotten many "no- delivery" alarms. Sometimes the canula looks bent when
>she removes it but not always.

I'm not enough of a contortionist to use my back, but the first thing 
I would look at is the relative depth of the fat layer in the back 
versus the abdomen.  She may need a shorter canula or a different 
type of set in her back.
Sue Ann Bowling, North Pole, Alaska
http://climate.gi.alaska.edu/Bowling/Bowling.html (professional--retired)
for HELP or to subscribe/unsubscribe/change list versions,
contact: HELP@insulin-pumpers.org