The DreamStation BiPAP AVAPS Machine with Heated Humidifier by Philips Respironics is considered to be an exquisite device fully capable of delivering top quality results for the specific sleep apnea therapy patients. Having this device come with Digital Auto-Trak Sensitivity, superior data storage capabilities and other perks makes the DreamStation BiPAP AVAPS machine provide the utmost adequate pressure relief and an overall ultimate comfort experience you(the user) have been searching for.
Perhaps the single most significant reason for purchasing a machine such as this, the DreamStation BiPAP AVAPS machine delivers customized care to the patient by adapting to the disease progression and changing need in an automatic fashion ensuring proper therapy throughout the night. Since Average Volume Assured Pressure Support(AVAPS) helps patients adapt to the pressure levels of therapy in an automatic manner it is invaluable the complex sleep apnea patient. Though it sounds complicated, the truth is that it is not. The main goal is to help maintain the most optimal comfort for the user as well as support the user while ensuring ventilation efficacy. This in turn simplifies the titration process for the patient while providing uncompromised sleep.
Digital Auto-Trak Sensitivity
Digital Auto-Trak Sensitivity is a complex algorithm which carefully monitors and gathers an accurate picture of your individual breathing cycle. By adapting to the user disease progression, digital auto-trak adapts to breath triggering and cycling helping to eliminate any need for manual adjustment. Too complicated? Simply put, it is an automated breath triggering, leak compensating algorithm designed to adjust to the users natural breathing cycle. Auto-Trak will detect even the slightest bit of leakage during sleep and then make the necessary adjustments in pressure to correct the situation.
In order to maximize results, it's imperative that patients maintain awareness of the status and progress of their therapy. The DreamStation comes packed with a built-in bluetooth connection giving your device direct communication with your smartphone(iOS or Android) via the Philips Respiroronics DreamMapper mobile app. If you have a laptop/personal computer with bluetooth capability then the web-based program will work just as well. With the app being free and allowing you to personalize the data tracking on your account, this is considered a win-win situation. However, Philips is aware that not all users may be tech saavy and quite frankly that is okay as the device simplifies this task with its advanced data storage capabilities made possible with your very own SD card. The SD card allows patients to save, store and retrieve their therapy information without hassle; and with access to a PC users will also be able to upload and share their data with their physician.
In addition to these superior functions, the DreamStation BiPAP AVAPS machine comes with a variety of other benefits and perks. As a user, you'll be able to receive daily progress feedback from the device via the coloured display. This machine is remarkably quiet and so you (and your bed partner) can sleep without the chance of distraction or disturbance. This machine is also equipped with automatic altitude adjustment, leak detection and compensation, and a handy carrying bag to make transporting the device easier.
Humidification System with Heated Tubing (Optional)
Receiving adequate humidification should be among the chief concerns of sleep apnea patients since humidification can eliminate the negative side effects of therapy. The humidifier attached to the Philips DreamStation 1130 will monitor the temperature and humidity of your surrounding environment and then maintain optimal humidity levels during sleep. With the humidification system for the 1130 you wont have to worry about nasal congestion, dryness, sore throat or other undesirable effects. The optional heated tube reduces rainout and controls the air temperature for a more personalized humidification process.
Respironics DreamStation AVAP BiPAP Features
- Exceptionally quiet
- Leak detection and compensation
- Advanced humidification system
- Data tracking with SD card
- Auto altitude adjustment
- Digital Auto-Trak functionality
- Travel friendly
- Carrying bag
Ventilation Features:Digital Auto-Trak No settings - fully automated triggering, cycling and leak compensation
AVAPS Target volume: 200 - 1500 ml per breath (increment is 10 ml)
Max IPAP: 6 - 30 cm H20
Min IPAP: EPAP plus 2 cm H20 to 30 cm H20
(Minimum pressure support is 2 cm h20)
DreamStation BiPAP AVAPS Machine with Humidifier
80W Power Supply with AC Cord (1118499, 1005894/1038928)
DreamStation ASV Power Cord Clamp (1128518)
One each: reusable and disposable Filter (1122446, 1122518)
Travel Bag (1121162)
6 ft, 15 mm Heated Tubing (HT15) if you choose DSX1130T11