Hello Guest, Welcome to Apnea Board !
As a guest, you are limited to certain areas of the board and there are some features you can't use.
To post a message, you must create a free account using a valid email address.

or Create an Account


New Posts   Today's Posts

First nights numbers please explain
#1
[attachment=1453]This was done in a reclining chair, feet up back about 45 degrees. I have been sleeping better in this chair than in the bed so numbers are probably better than in said bed. Wink
I use my PAP machine nightly and I feel great!
Updated: Philips Respironics System One (60 Series)
RemStar BiPAP Auto with Bi-FlexModel 760P -
Rise Time x3 Fixed Bi-Level EPAP 9.0 IPAP 11.5 (cmH2O)
Post Reply Post Reply
#2
Wish my AHI numbers were that low. Coffee

How many hours?


Using FlashAir W-03 SD card in machine. Access through wifi with FlashPAP or Sleep Master utilities.

I wanted to learn Binary so I enrolled in Binary 101. I seemed to have missed the first four courses. Big Grinnie

Post Reply Post Reply
#3
Numbers look great Mark, good job.

There's no reason why they won't stay good when you're in bed. Try to elevate the head a little though.

But kicking back in a comfy chair is a good way to get used to the mask and machine.

Good job.

Post Reply Post Reply


#4
(05-02-2015, 11:00 AM)AlanE Wrote: Wish my AHI numbers were that low. Coffee

How many hours?

8

Wife says I am definitely more alive this AM but I do have a new toy so that could be a factor.
Awoke with mouth being pressurized open more than once.
The graphs I find interesting but if I post screen shots will they be readable?

This involved playing with settings based upon how it felt.
I definitely believe in letting "auto" do the driving.

I use my PAP machine nightly and I feel great!
Updated: Philips Respironics System One (60 Series)
RemStar BiPAP Auto with Bi-FlexModel 760P -
Rise Time x3 Fixed Bi-Level EPAP 9.0 IPAP 11.5 (cmH2O)
Post Reply Post Reply
#5
Graphs should be okay, the board shrinks the image but they are clickable for full size. In sleepyhead do an F11 then F12 for full screen shot.


Using FlashAir W-03 SD card in machine. Access through wifi with FlashPAP or Sleep Master utilities.

I wanted to learn Binary so I enrolled in Binary 101. I seemed to have missed the first four courses. Big Grinnie

Post Reply Post Reply
#6
(05-02-2015, 11:09 AM)retired_guy Wrote: Numbers look great Mark, good job.

There's no reason why they won't stay good when you're in bed. Try to elevate the head a little though.

But kicking back in a comfy chair is a good way to get used to the mask and machine.

Good job.

I tend to thrash around in the bed and "sleep" prone frequently. Chair mostly prevents that. And far enough away can't hear Her snoring and snorting. Fitted sheets pulled off the corner at my head..... earbuds cord wrapped twice around my neck Rolleyes
I am going to jack up the head of the bed. Any suggestions how how high? Cat went to heaven last month so no danger of sliding of bed and squishing the cat. The littlest dog likes to chew MY stuff-never hers so I may just stay in the chair.

Well I owe the comfy chair to your previous comments after showing wife an so she bought me a Lazyboy XR+
Thanks

I use my PAP machine nightly and I feel great!
Updated: Philips Respironics System One (60 Series)
RemStar BiPAP Auto with Bi-FlexModel 760P -
Rise Time x3 Fixed Bi-Level EPAP 9.0 IPAP 11.5 (cmH2O)
Post Reply Post Reply


#7
(05-02-2015, 11:27 AM)Mark Douglas Wrote: I am going to jack up the head of the bed. Any suggestions how how high?

"they" say around 4" to 6" but whatever makes you comfortable.


Using FlashAir W-03 SD card in machine. Access through wifi with FlashPAP or Sleep Master utilities.

I wanted to learn Binary so I enrolled in Binary 101. I seemed to have missed the first four courses. Big Grinnie

Post Reply Post Reply
#8
Look good to me. Nice job on the first night.
Post Reply Post Reply
#9
I don't really know how high my head is when laying down. Never really measured it. I do know that when on my back, I could see my toes were I care to look. So there's that. One of my great pleasures in all of this is being able to sleep on my back or on my side. So strive to be able to do both. Makes for much happier hips and backs in the morning.

Post Reply Post Reply


#10
You off to a great start!
Good luck!
Post Reply Post Reply


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  [CPAP] Most nights periods of hight AHI Bruce456 2 60 45 minutes ago
Last Post: Beej
  Advise on AHI numbers Gasman1972 5 215 02-09-2017, 09:29 AM
Last Post: Cranberry Ray
  AHI Numbers While Dreaming harmon k 8 312 01-28-2017, 08:16 PM
Last Post: Beej
  First night very high numbers fihappy 34 952 01-26-2017, 07:22 PM
Last Post: richb
  High WatchPAT numbers compared to CPAP esaye 8 294 01-19-2017, 12:12 PM
Last Post: PaytonA
  First night ever - First Nights Data Meredith410 49 1,666 01-07-2017, 09:26 AM
Last Post: Sleeprider
  Resmed S9 Elite Last Nights Use 24hrs?? Cloner 6 273 12-14-2016, 09:40 PM
Last Post: zonk

Forum Jump:

New Posts   Today's Posts




About Apnea Board

Apnea Board is an educational web site designed to empower Sleep Apnea patients.

For any more information, please use our contact form.