The role of education in the self-compilation of Epworth sleepiness scale questionnaire in patients with suspected obstructive sleep apnea

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Dear Editor, Epworth Sleepiness Scale (ESS) is a simple, validated questionnaire which is able to provide an accurate measurement of the subjects’ degree of diurnal hypersomnolence [1]. ESS is commonly used for the evaluation of patients potentially affected by OSA in sleep laboratories, and it has a good specificity in detecting undiagnosed OSA [2] (Table… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11325-017-1586-2

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