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

Help with reading mask pressure/flow chart
#1
Help with reading mask pressure/flow chart
Just when I thought I figured everything out, I get more confused with how the mask pressure and flow rate work together.

The mask pressure always looks identical to the flow rate graph so how is it useful if it is pretty much a duplication of the flow rate graph even the way that both graphs looks during arousals? How can you tell if your expiration or inspiration is being cut off prematurely by reading the mask pressure with the flow rate graph. I need a brief tutorial on this please Smile. I uploaded some screenshots of both mask pressure and flow rate.


Attached Files Thumbnail(s)
                   
Post Reply Post Reply



Donate to Apnea Board  


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
Question [Pressure] Need opinions on my flow rate please Osiris357 19 221 4 minutes ago
Last Post: bonjour
  Flow Limitations, For Her, UARS, etc. WakeTired 40 2,422 11-02-2019, 02:11 PM
Last Post: slowriter
  Trying to make sense out of a Flow Rate change RayBee 13 303 10-30-2019, 08:41 PM
Last Post: SarcasticDave94
  Missing flow limitation data on ResMed AirCurve 10 S upgrayedd 3 98 10-29-2019, 05:19 PM
Last Post: upgrayedd
  why why...nothing is block...flow is good gogailg5 4 221 10-24-2019, 09:45 AM
Last Post: DaveL
  is this PP? plz help interpret flow graph sleepyzzz 8 261 10-17-2019, 06:59 PM
Last Post: sleepyzzz
Thumbsup [Admin Note] Please update your Profile [machine, mask, pressure] SuperSleeper 3 1,783 10-15-2019, 02:23 PM
Last Post: SuperSleeper


New Posts   Today's Posts






About Apnea Board

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