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Re: [IP] quick question

At 05:14 PM 3/17/1999  email @ redacted wrote:
>Kevin is doing the saline trial for D pump. He is using the tender. It had
>been on from 9:30 am yesterday til 3pm today when he said it was burning him.
>he wasnt doing the boluses because we heard that it could burn the tissue but
>he was getting the basal stuff.

Is it possible that he inserted the Tender at too steep an angle?? I've had 
that happen when it hit the muscle layer by mistake. Many people use as 
shallow an insertion angle as 10-15 degrees. See if that doesn't help... 
normally I don't feel a thing during a bolus.


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