Objetivo Validar la escala de somnolencia de Epworth en Colombia (ESE-VC). Métodos Se tomaron individuos que acudieron a centros de sueño en Bogotá. This is a personal website of Dr Murray Johns from Melbourne, Australia. It deals with the Epworth Sleepiness Scale (ESS) and the Epworth Sleepiness Scale for. OF OBSTRUCTIVE SLEEP APNEA SYNDROME. A efetividade da escala de sonolência de Epworth como recurso. auxiliar no diagnóstico da.

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Partinen M, Rimpela M. Excessive daytime sleepiness is a major symptom in obstructive sleep apnea syndrome OSAS and can be evaluated using both subjective and objective methods.

Epworth Sleepiness Scale – The Official Website of the Epworth Sleepiness Scale (ESS & ESS-CHAD)

Sleep, 19pp. In another study, the ESS escalaa for the insomnia group were slightly lower than were those for the control group, although the difference did not quite reach statistical significance. Sleep, 17pp. Our findings confirm that the severity of subjective sleepiness reported before treatment with positive airway pressure is often underestimated by patients with OSAS.

The impact of obstructive sleep apnea and daytime sleepiness on work limitation.

The National Board of Health ; Daytime sleepiness snoring, and obstructive sleep apnea The Epworth sleepiness scale. Sleep, 14pp. J Sleep Res, 9pp.

We conducted a prospective study that included 66 patients evaluated in a sleep clinic diagnosed with OSAS. N Dr J Med,pp. A control group was composed of subjects with a history of normal sleep habits, without reported snoring.

Comparison of self-and spouse reports of snoring and other symptoms associated with sleep apnea syndrome. A new method for measuring daytime sleepiness: SRJ is a prestige metric based on the idea that not all citations are the same.


Sleep, 16pp. Se continuar a navegar, consideramos que aceita o seu uso. Appendix 1 – Click to enlarge. SJR uses a similar algorithm as the Google page rank; it provides a quantitative and qualitative measure of the journal’s impact.

Portuguese-language version of the Epworth sleepiness scale: validation for use in Brazil

The clinical use of the multiple sleep latency, test. Practice parameters for the indications for polysomnography and related procedures. Continuing navigation will epqorth considered as acceptance of this use. Validation of a Chinese version of the Epworth sleepiness scale. Translation and validation of study instruments for cross-cultural research. Automobile accidents in patients with sleep apnea syndrome.

A manual of standardized terminology, techniques, and scoring system for sleep stages of human subjects. Abdominal and thoracic movements were recorded using piezoelectric bands.

Sleep apnea, sleepiness and driving, risk. The Epworth Sleepiness Scale. Diferencias entre los pacientes y sus parejas. Electroencephalogr Clips Neurophysiol,pp. The relationship between snoring and EDS has previously been suggested.

Nevertheless, we believe that further adaptations or even the development of a new instrument might be necessary in order to allow the effective use of the scale at facilities in other regions of Brazil.

It has been referred in Medline since In order to assess the linguistic interchangeability between the translation and the original questionnaire, we applied the two scales in a group of 14 bilingual individuals, who first completed the ESS and then, two weeks later, completed the ESS-BR. SNIP measures contextual citation impact by wighting citations based on the total number of citations in a subject field.

Excessive daytime sleepiness in patients suffering from different levels of obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome. Another limitation is the small number of patients of our sample, which was due to the small number of laboratory beds at our facility, as well as to budgetary restraints.


The Impact Factor measures the average number of escal received in a particular year by papers published in the journal during the two receding years. The Epworth Sleepiness Scale ESS is a simple and validated questionnaire for assessing subjective daytime sleepiness in the context of sleep disorders. The Epworth sleepiness scale may not reflect objective measures of sleepiness or sleep apnea. Diagnostic and Coding Manual. The ESS-BR was applied to a group of patients who were submitted to overnight polysomnography in order to identify obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome Ezcalainsomnia and primary snoring.

Based on the results of the polysomnography results, the patients were categorized as belonging to one of the following groups: Reliability and validity studies of the Turkish version of the Epworth Sleepiness Scale. German version of the Epworth Sleepiness Scale. The Impact Factor measures the average number of citations received in a particular year by papers published in the journal during the two receding epworyh.

Reliability and factor analysis of the Epworth sleepiness scale. Sleep and sleep-disordered breathing in comercial long-haul truck drivers.


The study group was composed of 34 patients with primary snoring, 21 patients with insomnia and 59 patients with OSAHS. The results of the present study demonstrate that the ESS-BR is a valid and reliable instrument for the assessment of daytime sleepiness, being equivalent to its original version when applied to individuals who speak Brazilian Portuguese.

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