The Epworth Sleepiness Scale: self-administration versus administration by the physician, and validation of a French version.

@article{Kaminska2010TheES,
  title={The Epworth Sleepiness Scale: self-administration versus administration by the physician, and validation of a French version.},
  author={Marta Kaminska and Vincent Jobin and Pierre Mayer and Robert P. Amyot and M{\'e}lanie Perraton-Brillon and François Bellemare},
  journal={Canadian respiratory journal},
  year={2010},
  volume={17 2},
  pages={
          e27-34
        }
}
BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVES The Epworth Sleepiness Scale (ESS) measures sleepiness and is used for, among others, patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). The questionnaire is usually self-administered, but may be physician administered. The aim was to compare the two methods of administration and to validate a French version. METHODS Consecutive patients presenting to the sleep clinic at a tertiary care centre completed a self-administered questionnaire containing the ESS. During the medical… CONTINUE READING

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