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Big AHI drop with starting on S9 Autoset?
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RE: Big AHI drop with starting on S9 Autoset?
(08-11-2012 11:59 PM)archangle Wrote:  S9 AutoSet in particular seems to detect the precursors to actual apnea and react before they happen.
ResMed say the same thing but I,m not sure. My AHI most days below "1" but cannot seem to get flow limitation under control at any pressure.
I would think if apnea being taken care off so should flow limitation too but not what ResScan shows Dont-know
08-12-2012 01:34 AM
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RE: Big AHI drop with starting on S9 Autoset?
(05-17-2012 10:48 PM)Deemus Wrote:  
(05-17-2012 10:34 PM)CHanlon Wrote:  Probably D) All of the above. :-)

The S9 uses an updated algorithm for detection and for adjusting pressure, and because of that, you'll get different recording of events... and therefore, it's working better.

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