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Hey Sleepster or any Moderators, Just finished my third test on the 2nd and now they have decided to scrap the Auto BiPap machine and go back to CPap with a set pressure of 12. Technologist says they do not know where the BiPap idea came from so 6 months later I am back to CPap with a set pressure. Is there any way to set my VAuto machine to 12 in order to see what happens? In reference to posting on 11/27/2015 at 5:52 PM
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If you go into the the clinician menu and make the IPAP and EPAP the same (12), you'll have the equivalent of a CPAP.
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(12-08-2015, 09:39 PM)Lost53 Wrote: Hey Sleepster or any Moderators, Just finished my third test on the 2nd and now they have decided to scrap the Auto BiPap machine and go back to CPap with a set pressure of 12. Technologist says they do not know where the BiPap idea came from so 6 months later I am back to CPap with a set pressure. Is there any way to set my VAuto machine to 12 in order to see what happens? In reference to posting on 11/27/2015 at 5:52 PM

Yes, that machine can be set to mode: CPAP in the clinical menu.
Then you set the pressure to 12.

It has 3 modes: CPAP, VPAP S, and (VPAP) Auto.

(12-08-2015, 10:26 PM)ramblingasian Wrote: If you go into the the clinician menu and make the IPAP and EPAP the same (12), you'll have the equivalent of a CPAP.

No reason for that; it has a CPAP mode.
This Veteran is medicated for your protection.
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Did they try you on an ASV? you had a *lot* of Central Apnea, both on initial study and on your current machine - right?
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Tongue Suck Technique for prevention of mouth breathing:
  • Place your tongue behind your front teeth on the roof of your mouth
  • let your tongue fill the space between the upper molars
  • gently suck to form a light vacuum
Practising during the day can help you to keep it at night

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