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Post: #71
RE: Clinician Setting on Older S9 Machine:
I still don't know how you got a PS=9 setting?

I just re-read this entire thread -- I recommend you get a new sleep study and The correct machine for your type of apnea.
This playing around with a VPAP not working for you.

INFORMATION ON APNEA BOARD FORUMS OR ON APNEABOARD.COM SHOULD NOT BE CONSIDERED AS MEDICAL ADVICE. ALWAYS SEEK THE ADVICE OF A PHYSICIAN BEFORE SEEKING TREATMENT FOR MEDICAL CONDITIONS, INCLUDING SLEEP APNEA. INFORMATION POSTED ON THE APNEA BOARD WEB SITE AND FORUMS ARE PERSONAL OPINION ONLY AND NOT NECESSARILY A STATEMENT OF FACT.
05-31-2016 05:33 PM
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Post: #72
RE: Clinician Setting on Older S9 Machine:
You are correct.. it is not working. I think there is a condensed version of my "story" where sleep studies and doctors are regarded. If you read that you will see how I arrived at where I am and how I am attempting to cope..
05-31-2016 08:17 PM
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justMongo Offline

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Machine: ResMed VPAP Auto (S9)
Mask Type: Full face mask
Mask Make & Model: ResMed Mirage Quattro
Humidifier: ResMed H5i
CPAP Pressure: 18 IPAPmax - 11 EPAPmin, PS=5
CPAP Software: Other Software

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Sex: Male
Location: Калифорния

Post: #73
RE: Clinician Setting on Older S9 Machine:
The way this thread went, it's like you started adjusting a car's carburetor -- choke, idle mix, float level, main jets, idle speed... but's it's the wrong carburetor for the car.

You need a sleep study and ASV titration; and issue of an ASV machine. Your VPAP Auto isn't meant for treatment of CA or mixed apnea.
Whomever is taking care of you in Bend, needs to do it right.

INFORMATION ON APNEA BOARD FORUMS OR ON APNEABOARD.COM SHOULD NOT BE CONSIDERED AS MEDICAL ADVICE. ALWAYS SEEK THE ADVICE OF A PHYSICIAN BEFORE SEEKING TREATMENT FOR MEDICAL CONDITIONS, INCLUDING SLEEP APNEA. INFORMATION POSTED ON THE APNEA BOARD WEB SITE AND FORUMS ARE PERSONAL OPINION ONLY AND NOT NECESSARILY A STATEMENT OF FACT.
05-31-2016 10:38 PM
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Post: #74
RE: Clinician Setting on Older S9 Machine:
Again you are correct in your analogy and your assessment.
05-31-2016 11:02 PM
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