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"You're welcome Mathura "

Kath Hope replied Apr 16 to Pressure difference between Resmed S8 Vs Breas Z1

5 Apr 18
Reply by Mathura Dutt Kalauny

"Hi Mathura and welcome to our forum.  With good results like that it shouldn't cause…"

Kath Hope replied Apr 15 to Pressure difference between Resmed S8 Vs Breas Z1

5 Apr 18
Reply by Mathura Dutt Kalauny

"Great to hear you're having an in-patient sleep study Savannah.  You may not need to…"

Kath Hope replied Apr 13 to Sleep Centre in UK that measures UARS

5 Apr 13
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"Sometimes the tiredness can feel worse Ruth if you're having some interrupted sleep…"

Kath Hope replied Apr 8 to New to cpap

2 Apr 17
Reply by Sleep2snore

"I agree with giving it your best shot at getting the 'right' mask for you Bob, but e…"

Kath Hope replied Mar 13 to c pap mask

2 Mar 16
Reply by Sleep2snore

"Unfortunately, there aren't as many as we'd like there to be.  The only way of truly…"

Kath Hope replied Mar 12 to Sleep Centre in UK that measures UARS

5 Apr 13
Reply by Kath Hope

"Hi Dave, and sorry to hear you've been diagnosed with severe sleep apnoea, but when…"

Kath Hope replied Mar 11 to New diagnosis!

2 Apr 17
Reply by Sleep2snore

"Ha Ha, I just replied to this post then realised I'd replied to Bernadette and her p…"

Kath Hope replied Mar 10 to Advice on ordering a CPAP machine from overseas

14 Mar 10
Reply by Kath Hope

"Great.....will look forward to hearing from you Jonny.  This is where we put patient…"

Kath Hope replied Mar 4 to Welcome to our Forum - Feel Free to Introduce Yourself Here.

640 Mar 4
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"I'm not knowledgeable on the link between diabetes and heart attacks, but both of th…"

Kath Hope replied Mar 4 to Another Benefit of BPAP!

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Mathura Dutt Kalauny replied to Mathura Dutt Kalauny's discussion Pressure difference between Resmed S8 Vs Breas Z1
"Yes, it is. It is also less cumbersome due to its small size. Thanks."
Apr 18
Sleep2snore replied to Dave Cheeseman's discussion New diagnosis!
"If you do buy one make sure you get a good one and ask if they will look after it if you do buy one. Some clinics will supply filters and check it every year after the warranty is out.  They might even repair and give you a loan machine. …"
Apr 17
Sleep2snore replied to Ruth Furniss's discussion New to cpap
"It is quite normal, some feel it interrupts sleep due to using the machine and mask, turning over can disturb you with the mask moving and leaks.  Give it a month or two and you should start to feel a lot better.  If not contact your Sleep…"
Apr 17
Sleep2snore replied to Mathura Dutt Kalauny's discussion Pressure difference between Resmed S8 Vs Breas Z1
"It may be just responding a bit quicker or just suits you better. It amazes me that anything so small can produce enough pressure to work in the first place. I wouldn't worry about unless you start to feel it is not keeping you feeling…"
Apr 17
Kath Hope replied to Mathura Dutt Kalauny's discussion Pressure difference between Resmed S8 Vs Breas Z1
"You're welcome Mathura"
Apr 16
Mathura Dutt Kalauny replied to Mathura Dutt Kalauny's discussion Pressure difference between Resmed S8 Vs Breas Z1
"Hi Kath Thank you very much for your response.  No I am not travelling. There is a significant difference in pressure in the two machines. That was the cause of my worry. Thank you again for allaying it. Regards"
Apr 16
Kath Hope replied to Mathura Dutt Kalauny's discussion Pressure difference between Resmed S8 Vs Breas Z1
"Hi Mathura and welcome to our forum.  With good results like that it shouldn't cause a concern, as it could just be that the Z1 algorithm suits you better.  Just like with masks suiting people better, so can machines, but mostly…"
Apr 15
Mathura Dutt Kalauny posted a discussion

Pressure difference between Resmed S8 Vs Breas Z1

I have been using RESMED in auto mode. The pressure used to settle around 11cmWG with AHI between 2 and 4. I have recently switched over BREAS Z1 in auto mode. The pressure has now changed to around 5.5 cmWG with AHI remaining below 5. What would be…See More
Apr 15
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Kath Hope replied to Savannah A.'s discussion Sleep Centre in UK that measures UARS
"Great to hear you're having an in-patient sleep study Savannah.  You may not need to investigate UARS either, because if a simple study (probably pulse oximetry) has picked up an issue that warrants an in-patient study, then it's…"
Apr 13
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Apr 8
Kath Hope replied to Ruth Furniss's discussion New to cpap
"Sometimes the tiredness can feel worse Ruth if you're having some interrupted sleep when new to CPAP.  I definitely felt like that.  Although I'd been diagnosed with severe sleep apnoea I slept through it all, whereas when I was…"
Apr 8
Ruth Furniss posted a discussion

New to cpap

Hi I'm new to cpap nearly 2 weeks into therapy and feel really tired has anybody felt like this? Or is it normal to feel like this when new to cpap? See More
Apr 8
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Savannah A. replied to Savannah A.'s discussion Sleep Centre in UK that measures UARS
"Dear Sleep2snore, thanks for your reply and apologies for my late response. In the case that UARS is detected, may I enquire what you mean regarding a more complex machine? Are you referring to BiPAP machines? Many thanks!"
Apr 4
Savannah A. replied to Savannah A.'s discussion Sleep Centre in UK that measures UARS
"Dear Kath, many thanks for your reply and the link to the page; apologise my late response. I have recently had a simple sleep study done at home, and am awaiting a more comprehensive inpatient sleep study. I will ask whether Esophageal…"
Apr 4

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