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

[Treatment] Need help interpreting this data

I'm new to this board, and was somewhat recently (2 months ago) diagnosed with sleep apnea. I decided to go get a sleep study because I was falling asleep in my classes, and I've fallen asleep while driving about 3 times. I'm 20 years old, turning 21 soon, and I've had my APAP for about 2 weeks now, and my AHI isn't under the therapeutic 5 AHI. If anyone could help me interpret these results and offer me any suggestions, it would be greatly appreciated. I called my doctor yesterday, but what he said didn't sound too convincing. (Basically, I should come in and discuss lifestyle changes and/or medication options because my sleep apnea is mild and I should be feeling better). The first 3 nights (night of 8/18, 8/19, 8/20) I was using a medium size mask, but it didn't seem to be fitting properly and kept slipping off at night, so I switched to a small, and it felt like a better fit.


Thank you!
Post Reply Post Reply

Donate to Apnea Board  

[Image: aNDHF61.jpg]

Admin Note:
JustMongo passed away in August 2017
Click HERE to read his Memorial Thread

~ Rest in Peace ~
Post Reply Post Reply
Your leaks on this particular night look good and not too many CAs. I would increase the minimum pressure to 7 or 8 and see if that doesn't help. It looks like it is taking the machine too long to get to an effective pressure.

If you do not know how to adjust your pressure you can get a clinician's manual by following the CPAP Set-up Manuals link at the top of the page.

Thanks for the image, Mongo

Best Regards,


Admin Note:
PaytonA passed away in September 2017
Click HERE to read his Memorial Thread

~ Rest in Peace ~
Post Reply Post Reply
Hi TinyTaru,
WELCOME! to the forum.!
Hang in there for more answers to your questions.
I wish you good luck with your CPAP therapy.
Post Reply Post Reply

Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  IF I insert an SD card to get data for Sleepyhead will my ResMed still send data theMezz 3 241 04-20-2018, 07:52 PM
Last Post: theMezz
  Interpreting Home Sleep Study Results cl981 6 318 04-17-2018, 03:59 PM
Last Post: Ron AKA
  SD Data Card Erasing data yogigupta 4 361 01-30-2018, 10:42 AM
Last Post: kiwii
  I’m new [interpreting my numbers] Riverbank 20 1,218 01-23-2018, 07:46 AM
Last Post: Sleep2Snore
  [CPAP] How many charts/images needed for help interpreting results? mr. walters 8 555 01-03-2018, 11:23 PM
Last Post: mr. walters
  Some help interpreting my data, please? Quark 8 277 12-05-2017, 07:08 PM
Last Post: jaswilliams
  [CPAP] Help Interpreting Data / Graph dcg494 7 384 09-14-2017, 01:04 PM
Last Post: dcg494

Forum Jump:

New Posts   Today's Posts

About Apnea Board

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