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Machine: resmed airsense 10 auto
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Post: #11
RE: leaks and AHI #
Thanks very much for all the feedback

the graph above was with nasal pillows...I have been going back and forth trying to achieve an optimal combination. I have been a mouth breather in the past but thought I was doing a good job keeping my mouth closed since going back on therapy in December. I have a hybrid mask that I tried one night but could not get a good seal during the mask test. And I got odd results the next day when I imported the data.
(This post was last modified: 01-07-2016 05:47 PM by app1nag.)
01-07-2016 05:43 PM
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Machine: ResMed S9 VPAP Auto
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Post: #12
RE: leaks and AHI #
My feeling about your leaks is that they were not great but not that bad. I also tend to think that they were mouth leaks, so a chin strap might help. I use a full face mask but still need to keep my mouth sealed to avoid dry mouth. I do fine for a period of time and then I need to go back to the chin strap. I guess my body forgets and has to be reminded.

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PaytonA
01-07-2016 07:10 PM
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app1nag Offline

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Machine: resmed airsense 10 auto
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CPAP Pressure: 10-20
CPAP Software: ResScan SleepyHead

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Sex: Male
Location: 10956

Post: #13
RE: leaks and AHI #
thanks for the feedback!
01-21-2016 08:19 AM
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