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Re: [IP] RE: future portable pancreas

NOw, is MM and D getting a copy of this thread?

>Bonnie said,
>> > When the next, after the next, generation of pumps and CGMS  arrive, and
>> > are in one machine, there should also be a chip with all the  carbs so
>we can
>> > a) check our bg, b) check the carbs in the meal we are about to eat, c)
>> > bolus accordingly.   The pump/cgms/carb file could of course be  added
>to and
>> > all of the records be downloaded to any palm/computer device.
>Then George said,
>> Yes!!    A combination Pump and Electronic Scale!   ;>)
>With different insulin/carb ratios for different times of the day, when we
>eat something we have to stop and think "what time is it" and "what ratio am
>I using now."  If we could program all of our ratios into the pump we could
>eat and instead of entering a bolus we could enter the carbs and the pump
>would know the time and what ratio to use and automatically infuse the
>correct insulin dose.
>John Kinsley
>Type 1 - 1956
>MM 507 - 1998
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Darrin Parker
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