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07-30-2015, 10:31 AM
Looks really good. Glad to see you are having success.
07-30-2015, 10:35 AM
ISnore. Congratulations. Your charts look excellent.
A quick question: were you titrated in lab for the pressure setting of 9-13? And did they use a full face mask during the titration?
07-30-2015, 10:41 AM
I was originally scheduled for a split sleep study, so the first thing the tech did was try a full face mask, a nasal mask (Wisp), and nasal pillows (Swift FX) on me. Only the nasal pillows worked with my thick mustache and beard. I didn't sleep enough, so I had to go back for titration, and the same tech used the Swift FX for titration. I liked it okay, but I LOVE the P10... thanks to your advice!
07-30-2015, 10:54 AM
I forgot to say thanks to PaytonA and AshSF for the congratulations. I appreciate it guys!
07-30-2015, 02:03 PM
ISnore. We also welcome you as a new member of the P10 cult. . You were saved from the many-months long trials and tribulations of multiple masks before seeing the light.
As our spiritual leader says: Ultimately everyone will be clamoring for the P10. Resistance is futile!!
Started APAP 4-20, Closed range to 7.5-14, then straight 8.0 w/ Aflex 3
RDI always below 1. But sleep much much better at straight pressure.
Started on F10, Tried Quattro Air successfully. Finally settled on P10.
07-30-2015, 02:28 PM
LOL... thanks! What I wanna know is how the cult got to my DME. If you get nasal pillows there, you have a choice; the P10 or the P10 for her. Period.
07-30-2015, 03:12 PM
(07-30-2015, 02:03 PM)AshSF Wrote: ISnore. We also welcome you as a new member of the P10 cult. . You were saved from the many-months long trials and tribulations of multiple masks before seeing the light.
Oh no! Do you mean to tell me that I congratulated him for joining the cult. Gee whillikers that was a big misteak. Well, congratulations on your results anyway, isnore. I actually am happy for your success and even for the fact that the P10 works well for you.
07-31-2015, 06:30 AM
Thanks, Payton! Three nights with no leaks… and I sleep on my sides with a big fluffy feather pillow. Last night was the best yet. 0.36 consisting of 3 centrals, no obstructive or hypopnea. Did pick up a little Cheyne-Stokes and had 2 flow limitations. Also tried 5 minutes of ramp from 6 to 9.
07-31-2015, 07:51 AM
I wish we all could heve a non-horror story to tell!
"With ordinary talent and extraordinary perseverance, all things are attainable." - Thomas Foxwell Buxton
07-31-2015, 07:55 AM
iSnore, if you go into Sleepyhead menu File/Preferences/Events, you can double click on the label "Cheyne-Stokes Breathing" and change that to Periodic Breathing. Also change the abbreviation from CSR to PB. That will put you one step ahead of JediMark's next change.
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