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Re: Splitting a Bolus (was)Re: [IP] questions


I'm assuming Melissa is using a MM506, right?  So the square wave isn't
available.  Sounds like you've come up with a good "work-around" if you want
to avoid the beeping!  Glad to hear things are going better for her.


>      Melissa had been coming in too high at lunch, so for the past 2 weeks,
>  she's a) tried taking her bolus prior to her first bite of food!!! (duh)
>  b) more significantly- taking the remaining 40-50% of the intended bolus 
> about
>  39-60 minutes later...
>       The results are excellent: readings in the low 100s...Only problem:
>  REMEMBERING!!! She says Minimed needs yet ANOTHER feature on the pump: a
>  to administer the rest of a staggered bolus automatically....The temp basal
>  isn't a viable option because of the beeping...
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