STOP BANG QUESTIONNAIRE
Sleep Apnea Screening
Following is a revision of the popular STOP BANG sleep apnea screening questionnaire. This short list can be used to help identify the possibility of sleep apnea. IT DOES NOT REPLACE THE NEED FOR A PHYSICIAN'S DIAGNOSIS.
The scoring system is at the bottom. Yes = 1; No = 0
- Do you SNORE loudly?
- Do you often feel tired, fatigued or sleepy during the daytime?
- Do you have or are you being treated for high blood pressure?
- Are you obese/very overweight - BMI more than 35kg/m2?
- Is your neck circumference less than 16 inches?
- Are you male?
Add up your score.
0-2 = low risk of sleep apnea
3-4 = intermediate risk of having sleep apnea
5-8 = you are at high risk of having sleep apnea
Download a copy here.