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Re: [IPk] set change

hi Sammy
Change the tubing at the same time as the set, change the reservoirs as 
and when you need to. There's no need to change the tubing with the 

email @ redacted wrote:
 > i got my new pump on tuesday (paradigm 715, i wanted the 722 but my trust has
 > got some contract going on with medtronic to buy 715's off them so thats what
> got, stupid people but anyway) and am due a set change tomorrow and i'm not
 > quite sure what to do because on my old one i changed the set every 3 days
 > the tube every 6 and when i changed the insulin i changed the adapter (i had
> dtron plus) but the pack of infusion sets i've got have all got tubes in AND
 > sets but as i understand it i'm not meant to change the tube until i change
 > insulin (which isnt going to coincide with the set change) so what am i
 > to do with the tube, should i just use the set and then change the tube when
 > run out, meaning its been unsterile for approx 24 hours which will sort of
 > this time but next time it won't or should i change the tube even though i
 > think i'm meant to yet. I may be missing something blindingly obvious here
but i
> didn't think to ask because it never
>  occured to me it would be a problem.
>   Thanks
>   Sammy
> .
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