Post Reply 
Is there an adjustment period?
Author Message
Canadian_Jesus Offline

Members

Posts: 18
Joined: May 2014

Machine: ResMed S9
Mask Type: Full face mask
Mask Make & Model: ResMed Mirage Quattro
Humidifier: ResMed H5i
CPAP Pressure: 9
CPAP Software: ResScan SleepyHead

Other Comments:

Sex: Male
Location: Wasaga Beach, Ontario, Canada

Post: #11
RE: Is there an adjustment period?
(06-02-2014 08:49 AM)jaycee Wrote:  I've heard a number of my patients tell me that they didn't realize how much benefit the machine was providing until their first night without it.

I feel so disappointed when I wake up in the morning realizing I fell asleep in my book without using my CPAP machine. For me, with severe mixed/complex sleep apnea, a night without CPAP might as well be a night without sleep.
06-02-2014 08:07 PM
Find all posts by this user Post Reply Quote this message in a reply

Donate to Apnea Board
herbm Offline

Preferred Members-2

Posts: 852
Joined: Jan 2014

Machine: ResMed AutoSet S9
Mask Type: Oral
Mask Make & Model: ResMed Airfit P10 Nasal Pillow
Humidifier: ResMed H5i
CPAP Pressure: 11-16
CPAP Software: ResScan SleepyHead

Other Comments: Backup Mask: Innomed Hybrid FFM -- Oral+Nasal Pillows

Sex: Male
Location: Austin, TX

Post: #12
RE: Is there an adjustment period?
So require yourself to read wearing the mask......zzzzzzzzzzzz

Sweet Dreams,

HerbM
Sleep study AHI: 49 RDI: 60 -- APAP 10-11 w/AHI: 1.5 avg for 7-days (up due likely to hip replacement recovery)

"We can all breathe together or we will all suffocate alone."
06-03-2014 12:27 AM
Find all posts by this user Post Reply Quote this message in a reply
PaulaO2 Offline
Wiki Editor
Moderators

Posts: 8,057
Joined: Feb 2012

Machine: S9 Autoset
Mask Type: Full face mask
Mask Make & Model: F&P Simplus
Humidifier: H5i
CPAP Pressure: 14-20
CPAP Software: SleepyHead

Other Comments: Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, Hypermobility Type; chronic sarcasm

Sex: Undisclosed
Location: western NC, USA

Post: #13
RE: Is there an adjustment period?
Or you practice good sleep hygiene and don't read in bed.

PaulaO2
Apnea Board Moderator
www.ApneaBoard.com


Breathe deeply and count to zen.

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.
06-03-2014 07:38 PM
Find all posts by this user Post Reply Quote this message in a reply

Donate to Apnea Board
Gabby Offline

Preferred Members-2

Posts: 664
Joined: Dec 2013

Machine: ResMed AirSense 10 AutoSet For Her
Mask Type: Nasal pillows
Mask Make & Model: Philips Nuance Nasal Mask
Humidifier: ResMed AirSense 10 For Her
CPAP Pressure: 8-14
CPAP Software: SleepyHead

Other Comments:

Sex: Female
Location: Sunshine Coast, Qld., Australia.

Post: #14
RE: Is there an adjustment period?
(06-01-2014 10:16 PM)eviltim Wrote:  Mine was like, 6 months! So yes, definitely.

Eviltim, what things took the whole six months to improve for you? I would really be interested to know thanks.

Sleep Tight...
Gabby
06-04-2014 02:56 AM
Find all posts by this user Post Reply Quote this message in a reply
Post Reply 


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread: Author Replies: Views: Last Post
  [CPAP]  Adjustment jmleon 13 452 10-28-2016 09:12 PM
Last Post: chill
  [Equipment] Adjustment issues plumblossom 14 643 09-24-2016 11:59 AM
Last Post: chill
Question ASV Adjustment HELP!!! cmdBOSS 4 704 08-23-2016 11:57 PM
Last Post: cmdBOSS
  invalid date/time. data exists for this period message on Resmed 9 autoset Marl1n 3 466 07-25-2016 09:03 PM
Last Post: trish6hundred
  Time for Adjustment, drop EPR or raise pressure? Rcgop 16 1,002 07-12-2016 06:35 PM
Last Post: Rcgop
Question AirSense Autoset 10 Front Panel "Period" Display Changes srlevine1 4 430 06-30-2016 03:48 PM
Last Post: srlevine1
  [Equipment] Airsense 10 - can I turn off automatic adjustment? samhandwich 6 642 06-02-2016 10:13 PM
Last Post: trish6hundred

Forum Jump:

Who's Online (Complete List)