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diamaunt
Unread post  Post subject: Re: CPAP OSCAR report  |  Posted: Sat Dec 14, 2019 3:14 pm
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Bump the min up to 9 and let's see what happens...

You're moving in the right direction.

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Pugsy
Unread post  Post subject: Re: CPAP OSCAR report  |  Posted: Sat Dec 14, 2019 3:22 pm
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How did you sleep last night? I also want to know that little detail as well because it's pretty darn important.

I would leave things at these settings for a week and then post again.
The ClearAirway/Central Index is not quite 50% of the AHI and we don't expect it to be changed by the increase in pressure.
I see one break in therapy where you were awake enough to turn the machine off and back on again.
So perhaps a little bit false positive flagging is also happening where the machine is flagging awake breathing irregularities by mistake.

Let's see if you sleep better once your body and brain have had time to adjust to the new settings.

Edit...I now see diamaunt suggest minimum of 9. He's quicker to increase pressures than I am and that's okay.
I am known to be a bit conservative. :lol:

Won't hurt anything to jump the gun.


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diamaunt
Unread post  Post subject: Re: CPAP OSCAR report  |  Posted: Sat Dec 14, 2019 7:25 pm
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Pugsy wrote:
Edit...I now see diamaunt suggest minimum of 9. He's quicker to increase pressures than I am and that's okay.
I am known to be a bit conservative. :lol:

Won't hurt anything to jump the gun.

It's just my instant gratification syndrome, I want to see people sleeping better *NOW* (or as quick as possible :D Sometimes it works... ;)

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Pugsy
Unread post  Post subject: Re: CPAP OSCAR report  |  Posted: Sat Dec 14, 2019 7:39 pm
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diamaunt wrote:
Pugsy wrote:
Edit...I now see diamaunt suggest minimum of 9. He's quicker to increase pressures than I am and that's okay.
I am known to be a bit conservative. :lol:

Won't hurt anything to jump the gun.

It's just my instant gratification syndrome, I want to see people sleeping better *NOW* (or as quick as possible :D Sometimes it works... ;)


I know, I know but then I remember my own experience and with time the AHI reduced by 50% all on its own with just a little time as I got used to the new pressures. It was running around 3 ish and with a bit of time it started running around 1.5 and I didn't change anything.


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andrews
Unread post  Post subject: Re: CPAP OSCAR report  |  Posted: Thu Dec 19, 2019 4:56 am

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I have attached below results for another day pressure at min=8 and max=20.

As to how I feel -- I suppose the new settings seem ok, though I am not sure I can really perceive any difference as a result. It is hard to tell/differntiate for me.

So far both previous and new pressure settings feel fine.


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andrews
Unread post  Post subject: Re: CPAP OSCAR report  |  Posted: Sun Jan 12, 2020 6:40 pm

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I suppose there is not much else to fiddle with from here? I do seem to get a slightly better AHI with these settings so I would perhaps just keep it.


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diamaunt
Unread post  Post subject: Re: CPAP OSCAR report  |  Posted: Mon Jan 13, 2020 12:51 am
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On up to 9.

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andrews
Unread post  Post subject: Re: CPAP OSCAR report  |  Posted: Wed Jan 15, 2020 7:53 pm

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Hi Diamaunt, not sure what you mean? yes, the 95% pressure seems to be up to 9 if that's what you are referring to?


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