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Re: [IPk] Re: Sasha's pump now postponed or cancelled!



In message <email @ redacted>, Nanette
Chana Freedman <email @ redacted> writes
>Even the best controlled diabetics occasionally have 'weird' days, and
>it is clear from your description that Sasha had such days on the CGMS.

It might help your case if your meter readings for those days were
demonstrably 'weird' - e.g. if you look at the avarages, standard
deviations, etc, for those three days, and those for ten lots of three
days, are they typical?

If they are typical, don't mention this to the nurses, but if you can
say to them 'yes, those _are_ weird results .... but normally she's not
like that', it will help your case (bizarrely, because it's the out of
control stuff that the pump will help with).

Honestly, only people with perfect bgs allowed to go on pumps, and pumps
not available to people with perfect bgs .... makes one wonder what kind
of alcohol those folks had for breakfast!

Cheers,

Pat


-- 
Pat Reynolds
email @ redacted
   "It might look a bit messy now, 
                    but just you come back in 500 years time" 
   (T. Pratchett)
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