Rapid Risk Stratification for Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Based on Snoring Severity and Body Mass Index

@article{Morris2008RapidRS,
  title={Rapid Risk Stratification for Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Based on Snoring Severity and Body Mass Index},
  author={Luc G. T. Morris and Andrew J. Kleinberger and Kelvin C. Lee and Lisa A. Liberatore and Omar E. Burschtin},
  journal={Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery},
  year={2008},
  volume={139},
  pages={615 - 618}
}
Objective It is unclear whether all snoring patients require polysomnography, and there are no highly sensitive clinical predictors of sleep apnea. [...] Key Method Study Design Prospective, IRB-approved study at a university sleep disorders center. Subjects and Methods In 211 patients undergoing polysomnography, snoring severity, Epworth sleepiness scale, body mass index, demographic, and sleep study data were collected.Expand
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