3 patient evaluations for BiPAP w/humidifier and oxygen concentrator

Feb 28, 2017 (Started Mar 11, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for breathing difficulty)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dry mouth)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 10 hr Daily
Advice & Tips: I have a bi-pap in my office and my bedroom. Also a portable battery powered one. I have elected not to have a tracheotomy, so as my breathing becomes more difficult I am using a bi-pap more. Currently about 20 hours a day.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jan 28, 2017 (Started Mar 11, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for breathing difficulty)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dry mouth)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 hr Daily
Advice & Tips: Using it almost continuously, can only take it off for bath and moving from one room to another.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Nov 10, 2016 (Started Mar 11, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for breathing difficulty)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 hr Daily
Advice & Tips: I have a bi-pap in my office and my bedroom. Also a portable battery powered one. I have elected not to have a tracheotomy, so as my breathing becomes more difficult I am using a bi-pap more. Currently about 20 hours a day.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 15, 2009 (Started May 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for emphysema)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for sleep apnea)
  • Side effects
    Mild (sleep problems)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 8 hr Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: sleep problems

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 16, 2008 (Started Sep 16, 1998)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 24 hr Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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