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Joined: Nov 2015

Machine: Resmed airsense 10 elite
Mask Type: Nasal mask
Mask Make & Model: Dreamwear
Humidifier: unsure
CPAP Pressure: 16rx now using 13
CPAP Software: SleepyHead

Other Comments: Was diagnosed after multi A-fib events at night

Sex: Male
Location: indiana USA

Post: #1
chin strap
Lately my AHI has been going up from around .5 to almost 3. Last night I tried the chin strap I gave up on a month ago and this morning my AHI was 0.
If you tried a mask or something earlier in your treatment and couldn't use it, maybe try it again.
You might be surprised what you can now tolerate now after a few months of sleeping with an octopus strapped to your face. Lol
01-21-2016 04:17 AM
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Joined: Jan 2015

Machine: Resmed A10 Autoset
Mask Type: Full face mask
Mask Make & Model: F20 (newest Resmed ffm)
Humidifier: Included, ClimateLine tubing
CPAP Pressure: 13-15, EPR:0
CPAP Software: SleepyHead

Other Comments: I.T. Project Manager. Started CPAP therapy March 16, 2015. Untreated AHI 39.

Sex: Male
Location: TN

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RE: chin strap
Good point. :-)
01-21-2016 02:43 PM
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