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Re: [IPk] ketone testing

> I got into an interesting discussion about ketone testing at the
> weekend with someone who has type I diabetes, is on a pump, and is
> also a medical professional (in the US), and who thought ketone
> testing was a waste of time.
Consider this....

If keytones are detected, the procedure calls for lots of water, 
insulin and no exercise. Would you not do all of this ANYWAY if 
you're blood sugars were high. So... what is the point of checking 
for the keytones? Nothing different will happen.
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