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Re: [IPk] Paradigm VEO & CGM



Hi Barbara,

Could you forward the email to me, please.  I have the Veo, and my l am
interested in trying a CGMS for longer than the few days my DSNs would
allow me to try.

Regards,

Tom

On Monday, 31 March 2014, Barbara Roberts <email @ redacted>
wrote:

> Hi Fay
> I use Enlites with a Veo.  I find it easy to use, but not always entirely
> accurate, especially if I have been lying on the sensor area in bed. Having
> said that I love having access to CGM as it gives you so much more info. I
> do know that people on various forums say that Dexcom sensors will last and
> last which is obviously a financial help, I usually get about 8 days from
> Medtronic ones..  My first Medtronic transmitter lasted 4 years (then I
> replaced it with my new pump as it was cracking, but still working).
> However, I don't use CGM continuously.  it is rechargeable, whereas the
> Dexcom one isn't I believe.
>
> By the way, if anyone is interested i have had an email from medtronic for
> a starter kit of transmitter, 5 sensors and inserter for #275 instead of
> #765. I could forward it to anyone interested off list (it's too graphical
> to copy in here).
>
> Barbara
>
>
> On 31 March 2014 17:34, fay Crapper <email @ redacted <javascript:;>>
> wrote:
>
> > Hi everyone
> >
> > I am still undecided about my replacement pump and was wondering if
> anyone
> > using the Paradigm VEO and CGM would share their thoughts with me.
> >
> > I am wondering about the life of sensors and transmitter and how anyone
> is
> > finding the accuracy of information given by the Medtronic sensors.  I
> have
> > read some articles about the old sensors that showed them not being too
> > accurate and don9t want to make the wrong choice.
> >
> > Thank you.
> >
> > Fay
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