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RE: [IP] Question for Paradigm users



I had the same question just the other day. I think
that it rewinds itself and if your reservoir is
filled, the machine does the numbers for you...I have
only had the Paradigm for a couple of weeks, but
assume that this is the way it works.
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> Date: Mon, 28 Oct 2002 16:35:29 -0500
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> Subject: [IP] Question for Paradigm users
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> I just hooked upto my paradigm with saline and am
> still playing with it,
> getting to know it.  I havn't found anything in the
> manual or work book
> about the pump measuring the reservoir volume.  I
> looked it up on the pump
> and it says 127 units and that looks to be correct
> on the reservoir.  my
> question is does the pump read on its own how much
> is in the reservoir??  I
> know I had to enter in the volume on the 508 but
> didn't for the paradigm,
> does it know on its own or did I miss a step and the
> pump just happened to
> be on the right number by fluke??
> 
> Summer (dx'd 1986 at age 4)
> with her blue paradigm "sure lance-a-lot" ( saline)
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> You fill the reservoir completely so there is no air
> in it. The pump will
> tell you the volume is 127 as noted. Contact your
> pump educator if you are
> not intending to fill to capacity. I don't know how
> to create a vacuum
> without air bubbles for that route.
> 
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