I suppose this is an obvious question, but I'm going to ask it anyway. My Airsense Autoset has been consistently reporting pressure around 11.9 on my nightly statistics (my range is 7-12) for the last week or so, whereas a month or two ago, pressure was around 8-9.
My AHI's are usually < 0.5, but I'm wondering if I should still try bumping up my max pressure? According to ResScan, the machine is responding mostly to snore events. I have also been fighting a cold, so I'm wondering if that's causing more breathing issues.
Max pressure is going to go only as high as necessary, so it sounds like you have it set at, or near your maximum pressure. You could raise it, but I wouldn't expect it to make much difference. Congrats on your very effective therapy. If you're polling for votes, mine would be, leave it alone.
And, a cold can also be in the mix.
The goal is to have a wide enough range to cover different sleep postures, illness, weather, allergies...
Sounds like you're in the right place. If it hits 12 and stays there for some time, then a bump up in upper limit would be in order.
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