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Infosmart Terminology Help
#1
I have just started using Fisher & Paykel Infosmart software. I'm having difficulty understanding the terminology? Can someone help me interpret this data?

total flow limitations 14
flow limitations/hr 2
total SensAwake 21
SensAwake/Hr 3

Thanks.
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#2
Welcome

Flow limitation is a restriction of the airway which reduces air flow.
You had 14 total. I infer you slept 7 hours.
Your average flow limitations were 14/7 = 2 per hour.

SenseAwake is a proprietary term used by F&P. Not in the common lexicon.
Whatever they are: Again you had 21/7 = 3 per hour.

Sorry I cannot pin down that term for you.
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#3
SensAwake promotes better overall sleep. We all experience subconscious waking through the night - at which time pressure intolerance is likely to occur

Whereas other pressure relief technologies provide partial relief during expiration, SensAwake provides a prompt and significant relief in pressure to the lowest most comfortable level upon waking. This eases the return to sleep and allows effective treatment to resume

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#4
Hi YankeesNYC,
WELCOME! to the forum.!
Much success to you with your CPAP therapy.
trish6hundred
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#5
You guys are so kind to help me Smile
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