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

need help to lower ahi
Post Reply Post Reply

Donate to Apnea Board  
What makes you think you need to reduce AHI? This screenshot from last month is not much to go on. Has your AHI been high routinely with similar event distribution? Other than some leaks and breaks in therapy, it looks okay.
Post Reply Post Reply
sorry here is last night
Post Reply Post Reply
Post Reply Post Reply
Although your AHI is within treatment goal...

An increase in min pressure would likely lessen the hypopnea component of your AHI.
You may wish to inch it up slowly; and may find it improves around 8 cm-water.
I suggest not jumping straight to 8 as the CA component may increase with pressure.
One can see too much flow limitation.

Also, you need to work on your leak rate. You have too much time in Large Leak.
I suggest adjusting your mask tension at working pressure.

Take a look at the links in Sleeprider's signature (above). The one on how to organize Sleepyhead is very useful.
It would be nice to see the pressure and Leak graph.

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

~ Rest in Peace ~
Post Reply Post Reply

Donate to Apnea Board  
ok i try tonight
Post Reply Post Reply
Hi probuck0,
WELCOME! to the forum.!
Good luck to you with your CPAP therapy, hang in there for more responses to your post.
Post Reply Post Reply

Forum Jump:

New Posts   Today's Posts

About Apnea Board

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