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Post: #11
RE: Resmed mask settings
(12-17-2013 06:57 PM)mjpr Wrote:  I am with you on the leaks Mongo.....would rather have a few strap marks in the AM then leaks.

That being said my leak rates have been averaging 60LPM or more. I am not noticing the leaks, which is why I wondered if having wrong mask selected in machine was skewing the numbers.

Thanks again
What Paula said, as far as I,m concerned some leaks is acceptable but have zero tolerance to marks on my nose, marks overtime can lead to infections. You might want look into mask liners. btw your machine S8 report leak in L/s not L/m
12-17-2013 09:11 PM
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Post: #12
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Can anyone tell me the difference between setting "Nasal" and "Pillow" on an S9?

Using ResMed Swift FX Nasal Pillow, which is correct? Is this "Nasal" or "Pillow"? Can't find any hint on the ResMed site.
12-23-2013 10:36 AM
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zonk Offline

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Post: #13
RE: Resmed mask settings
(12-23-2013 10:36 AM)buybeach Wrote:  Using ResMed Swift FX Nasal Pillow, which is correct? Is this "Nasal" or "Pillow"? Can't find any hint on the ResMed site.
Hi buybeach, welcome aboard
"Pillows" is the mask setting for Swift FX nasal pillows
Also "Pillows" for Swift FX Nano nasal mask (exceptions to the rules)
Mask / Flow Generator Settings http://www.resmed.com/assets/documents/s...sa_eng.pdf
12-23-2013 02:37 PM
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Post: #14
RE: Resmed mask settings
Hi buybeach,
WELCOME! to the forum.!
What zonk said.

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12-23-2013 06:37 PM
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Post: #15
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Thanks for your help! Great forum.
12-23-2013 08:12 PM
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zonk Offline

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Post: #16
RE: Resmed mask settings
(12-23-2013 08:12 PM)buybeach Wrote:  Thanks for your help! Great forum.
Glad to be of any assistance
There is always someone minding the fort while others sleep
(This post was last modified: 12-24-2013 03:44 AM by zonk.)
12-24-2013 03:07 AM
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