BiPAP ST devices are specialized devices that operate similarly to a standard BiPAP machine utilizing the traditional IPAP/EPAP settings however it is spontaneously timed. As they are considered Non-invasive ventilators, this simply means you do not establish your breaths in/out, rather the ST times you when it is time to inhale and exhale. Users linked to COPD(Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease), Obesity hypo-ventilation or neuro-musclar diseases will benefit greatly from this type of device if recommended by the sleep physician.
With few companies exploring the complexities of sleep apnea it brings us to the ASV model. Of the companies on the market only Philips Respironics and ResMed(within the U.S.)head the study of Adaptive Servo-Ventilation. They are adaptive pressure support systems designed for the treatment of the most Complex Sleep Apnea normally known as CSA. Cheyne-Stokes Respiration which is a periodic breathing event benefits from this type of device.
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Neither device is commonly prescribed therefore they will come with a fairly high price tag attached. It is recommended to seek consultation with a Physician in regard to whether one of these devices is suited for you