I have noticed that if Im get my mask JUST RIGHT the whistle is less. But I go to sleep and don't care
Just adding a "me too" to the thread... I get a whistling on exhale as well (brand new machine).
(03-02-2013, 10:26 AM)Sleepster Wrote:
(03-02-2013, 01:29 AM)PaulaO2 Wrote: Did you try the pillows on any other mask setting? As in telling the machine it was a nasal mask instead?
I wonder how screwy the data is when the mask is wrong?
I doubt it makes any difference. All it does is change the pressure by a small amount, probably just a fraction of a centimeter.
I agree with Sleepster that it will not change the accuracy of the reported pressure.
But it could significantly affect the accuracy of the reported unintentional Leak, and possibly other reported calculations.
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For some of us, we got our machines through back doors or online. I got my Escape via Medicaid/Medicare but bought my Autoset myself. I can take the Escape to the local DME where I got it but what can I do about the Autoset?
The Escape whistled a lot but the Autoset has not.
Zonk, where's the info on how to read the serial number to determine date of make? Didn't we once find that?
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