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Re: [IP] D-tron question



That is correct, you can change the standard bolus.  For children this
is a great feature because it will go as little as .05 units per hour.

Kerri wrote:
> 
> >From what I remember from DTRON pump trainers training in Dec and
> from the manual that I have, you can change the bolus increments
> to .1 (in the setup menu) so your standard bolus doesn't have to
> stay at .5u. You are correct that the vibrations can't be turned
> off, only the beeps. Probably does drain the batteries a little
> faster. I like the way they did the power pack for the DTRON
> (much better than the HTRON). My daughter wants the DTRON but
> we've only been pumping a year and a half so the insurance
> wouldn't go for it, I'm sure.
> 
> Jackie said:
> I really like the 0.1 increments on the scroll bolus as well as
> the 0.5
> standard bolus.  Best of both worlds.  Am I also correct in
> thinking the
> vibrating can't be turned off?  Does it and the always on LCD
> screen
> cause quicker battery drain?
> 
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