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no EPR setting REsmed S8 spirit 2 autoset
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I have been using above machine for years on autoset mode. as the pressures are getting quite high I decided to engage the EPR function. nowhere on the clinical menu or standard menu is there any…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Sleep2snore Sep 8, 2018.

 

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Sleep2snore replied to ged's discussion no EPR setting REsmed S8 spirit 2 autoset
Sep 8, 2018
Sleep2snore replied to ged's discussion no EPR setting REsmed S8 spirit 2 autoset
"I can't see why they would have it on CPAP and not on AUTO, I suspect it has been locked out by sleep clinic, resetting will not help. It might be right that earlier models might not have EPR as I do remember seeing something about that, but…"
Sep 8, 2018
Kath Hope replied to ged's discussion no EPR setting REsmed S8 spirit 2 autoset
"It may be what I suspected, that it wasn't available on your international version, as I remember people complaining about it many years ago.  If it helps to know I never found EPR helpful when I was on CPAP (I'm on VPAP now). …"
Sep 5, 2018
ged replied to ged's discussion no EPR setting REsmed S8 spirit 2 autoset
"Thanks for your replies. I have looked at the manual and as advised there should be EPR on autoset. I have done a factory reset on the machine and still no EPR on autoset yet still there on CPAP. I am guessing that there is no EPR facility on this…"
Sep 5, 2018
Sleep2snore replied to ged's discussion no EPR setting REsmed S8 spirit 2 autoset
"It should be there, but may be locked out. Manual S8 Series II"
Sep 5, 2018
Kath Hope replied to ged's discussion no EPR setting REsmed S8 spirit 2 autoset
"As you know Ged the S8 Spirit is an old machine, and I understand why you're loathe to give it up if your clinic supplies machines with no data.  I do recall from many years ago there was talk that the international version of the Auto…"
Sep 4, 2018
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no EPR setting REsmed S8 spirit 2 autoset

I have been using above machine for years on autoset mode. as the pressures are getting quite high I decided to engage the EPR function. nowhere on the clinical menu or standard menu is there any mention of EPR. I turned the machine to CPAP Mode and there is option on standard menu and clinical menu to set and adjust the settings for EPR. I am totally baffled by this. the literature I have looked at says there should be and option to engage EPR during Autoset Mode. maybe the machine is faulty.…See More
Sep 4, 2018
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