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RE: [IPk] Tegaderm

Thanks Stuart


> Hi Jackie,
>  there is the Unomedical Basic / Minimed Polyfin which is a steel needle with
 > plastic wings (not sure if this would be suitable for children) which you
> tape using your own adhesive tape.
>  Medtronic supply a set called the Soft-Set which uses IV-3000
> adhesive instead
> of the normal white papery type, that might be worth trying.
>  There are sprays/wipes which put a thin layer on the skin so that
> the adhesive
> is not in direct contact with your skin.
>  Medtronic make quite a handy leaflet called tape tips which had lots of
> information about infusion sets.
> http://www.minimed.com/pdf/tapetips_07.15.03.pdf
> Hopefully this helps.
>  Stuart Chadwick.
>  Diabetic T1 19 Years, Paradigm 715 user 1 year 4 months, Carelink user, and
> occasional CGMS User.
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