Epworth sleepiness scale in obstructive sleep disordered breathing: the reliability and validity of the Thai version

@article{Banhiran2010EpworthSS,
  title={Epworth sleepiness scale in obstructive sleep disordered breathing: the reliability and validity of the Thai version},
  author={Wish Banhiran and Paraya Assanasen and Cherdchai Nopmaneejumruslers and Choakchai Metheetrairut},
  journal={Sleep and Breathing},
  year={2010},
  volume={15},
  pages={571-577}
}
The objectives of this study are to test the reliability and validity of the Thai version of the Epworth sleepiness scale (ESS) and to assess the relationship between the ESS score and the severity of obstructive sleep disordered breathing. A total of 228 subjects (149 males and 79 females) were recruited. In order to check the discriminant validity of the ESS, we included 32 healthy volunteers and 39 patients with primary snoring to be the control groups and 126 patients with obstructive sleep… CONTINUE READING

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