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Re: [IP] CGMS for consumers

Is this just a sensor which will transmit directly to the pump by radio
waves like the meter ? I guess you change sensors every 5 days. How does it

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Faith" <email @ redacted>
To: "IP 1st (IP 1st)" <email @ redacted>
Sent: Sunday, November 02, 2003 12:06 PM
Subject: [IP] CGMS for consumers

> Hi Pumpers,
> I went to a diabetes fair yesterday, talked to the MM lady there.
> She said they are waiting on FDA approval for a sensor for consumers
> that is similar to the CGMS that will go
> under the skin and be left in for 5 days and the report from it will
> show
> on the front of the pump like a little graph.  It won't need to be
> connected
> with a wire like the CGMS is.  She thought the wait time for FDA
> approval
> was estimated to be 6-8 months.
> That sounded pretty interesting to me.
> I wonder if any of the other pump companies are working on something
> similar since they all seem to work on similar ideas a lot of the time.
> Faith, pumping with the dtron plus 4-5-03
> type 1 diabetic 22+ years and glad to be here
> pumping since 08-00
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