It seems like every pump patient I’ve ever worked with in the last ten years was calling me this past week about the recent recall of Medtronic’s Quick Set Devices with lot numbers beginning with #8. Many of them had heard outrageous stories about the recall. With this in mind I called Steve Sabicer, Director of Communications for Medtronic Diabetes and asked him to provide us with what the real story was. He assured me that not a single patient injury report led to the recall. Click here to find out more
Topic: Type 1 Night! Moderator: Steven Edelman, MD
Guest Speakers: Chris Sadler, PA-C, CDE – Pumps; Andrea Gasper, MS, PA-C – Pumps; Matthias Von Herrath, MD Research; Bill Polonsky, PhD, CDE – Emotions One-on-one: Consultations with our Expert Panelists Goal: Gain knowledge, share knowledge, and experience the camaraderie of being with fellow Type 1’s and their families.
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