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Re: [IPk] Paradigm VEO & CGM



Thanks, Melissa,

I wonder why they didn't contact all Medtronic pump users with this? I'll
talk to them about it tomorrow.

Regards,

Tom

On Monday, 31 March 2014, Melissa Ford <email @ redacted> wrote:

> Hi Tom
>
> I think the info you're looking for might be here:
> http://www.medtronic-diabetes.co.uk/patientstories/hypo-protection
>
> Melissa
>
>
 > On Mon, Mar 31, 2014 at 7:44 PM, Tom Falconer
<email @ redacted<javascript:;>>
> wrote:
>
> > 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<javascript:;>
> >
> > 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:;>
> <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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