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

PS settings
#11
RE: PS settings
Diagnosis not finalized. It's complicated but will know soon. Posted settings not what I'm currently using but the ones I am using produce AHI around 4.






Donate to Apnea Board  
#12
RE: PS settings
Dont-know  So we don't know your settings, your diagnosis, events or issue with the machine, or your objectives...how can we help?
Sleeprider
Apnea Board Moderator
www.ApneaBoard.com

____________________________________________
Download OSCAR Software
Soft Cervical Collar
Optimizing Therapy
Organize your OSCAR Charts
Attaching Files
Mask Primer
How To Deal With Equipment Supplier


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.
#13
RE: PS settings
My objectives have been met.
#14
RE: PS settings
(11-28-2017, 10:13 PM)Sleeprider Wrote: What you are doing with your therapy makes no sense.

I agree that what we've heard about it so far doesn't make much sense, but it could be that his doctors are having him do something for reasons that do make sense. It's just that we're unaware.
Sleepster

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.






Donate to Apnea Board  
#15
RE: PS settings
I was only asking about how PS effects the operation of my ASV. I am being diagnosed by a highly qualified MD who is board certified in respiratory disease. I have a DDS degree and so I have some knowledge of the physiology involved. If all professional efforts fail I will be happy to request some amateur help.
#16
RE: PS settings
Some how I find that hard to believe.
Download SleepyHead
Organize your Sleepyhead Charts
Posting Charts
Beginner's Guide to SleepyHead
Mask Primer
5
Advisory Members serve as an "Advisory Committee" to help shape Apnea Board's rules & policies.

Membership in the Advisory Members group does not imply medical expertise or qualification for advising Sleep Apnea patients concerning their treatment.



#17
RE: PS settings
You are an editor and basically calling me a lier? None of the settings listed on any of these posts is current or was recommended by my current MD. I was previously using the machine and RX given to me by a sleep lab which I have since found out was unethical. They over titrated me in order to create central apneas which I do not have.  I have not asked about or am I unhappy with my treatment by some replies have said I did not provided enough data for them to provide a treatment plan.






Donate to Apnea Board  
#18
RE: PS settings
(11-29-2017, 01:52 PM)RLSdss Wrote: I was only asking about how PS effects the operation of my ASV. I am being diagnosed by a highly qualified MD who is board certified in respiratory disease. I have a DDS degree and so I have some knowledge of the physiology involved. If all professional efforts fail I will be happy to request some amateur help.

I don't think we're trying to second guess your physician or yourself, but the question was unclear. As you know ASV is all about the pressure support being applied as needed (pressure) and when needed (rate) to overcome central apnea (high PS to cause a breath in an open airway), hypopnea (measured PS to increase volume), and periodic breathing (variable PS to even respiratory volume).  Our understanding is not at the level of your physician, but give us a chance, and we might have an answer.  There are many articles we could reference on the theory and function of ASV.
Sleeprider
Apnea Board Moderator
www.ApneaBoard.com

____________________________________________
Download OSCAR Software
Soft Cervical Collar
Optimizing Therapy
Organize your OSCAR Charts
Attaching Files
Mask Primer
How To Deal With Equipment Supplier


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.
#19
RE: PS settings
(11-28-2017, 11:27 PM)RLSdss Wrote: My objectives have been met.


Admin note:

Lesson to all who replied to RLSdss in this thread-- he said he got what he came for ("My objectives have been met").  This should have ended the conversation, as it was apparent that he desired no further help.  No need to further attack the OP by questioning his truthfulness.

THREAD IS CLOSED.
SuperSleeper
Apnea Board Administrator
www.ApneaBoard.com


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.




#apneaboard


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  Help with new settings SakimaStorm 2 173 06-03-2021, 03:33 AM
Last Post: jaswilliams
  Are these settings OK? BobbieM 48 1,871 05-27-2021, 07:11 PM
Last Post: Gideon
  ASV settings help please! petemsw 10 948 07-26-2020, 08:00 AM
Last Post: Sleeprider
  ASV Settings Help Universeonwheels 10 806 05-25-2020, 04:33 PM
Last Post: Universeonwheels
  [CPAP] Settings? HowardSims 2 467 12-03-2019, 08:38 PM
Last Post: HowardSims
  Help with settings Hamish McTavish 31 2,797 08-17-2019, 08:44 AM
Last Post: Hamish McTavish
  [Pressure] Could someone please help with settings? Bweekzzz 33 2,370 07-06-2019, 11:28 AM
Last Post: Bweekzzz


New Posts   Today's Posts






About Apnea Board

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