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Survey on what pressure opens airway for you
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BeachyKeen Offline

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Posts: 4
Joined: Jul 2016

Machine: ResMed Airsense 10
Mask Type: Full face mask
Mask Make & Model: ResMed Quattro Air for Her
Humidifier: Airsense humidifier w/ heated hose
CPAP Pressure: 5-12
CPAP Software: SleepyHead

Other Comments: Started therapy July 1, 2016

Sex: Female
Location: Virginia Beach

Post: #21
RE: Survey on what pressure opens airway for you
I've just been using my machine for a week. I was prescribed 5-12 since I did an at home sleep study and they were just guessing. My average this week was 8.75 with the 90% at 10.9.
07-08-2016 06:31 PM
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Roy289 Online

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Posts: 77
Joined: Apr 2016

Machine: ResMed AirSense™ 10 AutoSet™ for Her CPAP w/ HumidAir™ Humidifier
Mask Type: Nasal mask
Mask Make & Model: P&S 405
Humidifier: Climateline
CPAP Pressure: 7-14
CPAP Software: SleepyHead

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Sex: Male
Location: Canada

Post: #22
RE: Survey on what pressure opens airway for you
range set 7 - 14, 95% at 10.5 and max always below 12.5. On APAP for 63 days and AHI always below 5 although fighting with large leaks about 7% of time
07-08-2016 07:03 PM
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KSMatthew Offline

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Posts: 179
Joined: Jul 2016

Machine: PR DreamStation Auto
Mask Type: Nasal pillows
Mask Make & Model: ResMed Swift FX
Humidifier: none
CPAP Pressure: 7
CPAP Software: SleepyHead

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Sex: Male
Location: Kansas, United States

Post: #23
RE: Survey on what pressure opens airway for you
7cm puts me at AHI 1 to 1.5. I don't need much, but I DO need it!
07-08-2016 07:05 PM
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