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RE: [IPk] Disetronic D-TRON insulin pump

On Wed, 04 Oct 2000, you wrote:
>I asked about that and was told that this will be down to the NHS. The
>cartridge is similar to those used in pen injectors. From a quick look it
>would seem that to push the thick rubber seal down the length of the
>cartridge will consume more battery power and that will be expensive.

So does it operate in a completely different way from the current
Disetronic pumps then, with respect to releasing the insulin from the
Also, how is the cartridge sealed? Do you have to break the seal yoruself,
and if so, doesn't this enable the possibility of air getting in?
Just curious.
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