Validation of the Greek OSD-6 quality of life questionnaire in children undergoing polysomnography.

@article{Lachanas2014ValidationOT,
  title={Validation of the Greek OSD-6 quality of life questionnaire in children undergoing polysomnography.},
  author={Vasileios A. Lachanas and George K Mousailidis and Charalampos E. Skoulakis and Nikolaos Papandreou and Sotirios T Exarchos and Emmanouel I. Alexopoulos and John G. Bizakis},
  journal={International journal of pediatric otorhinolaryngology},
  year={2014},
  volume={78 8},
  pages={1342-7}
}
OBJECTIVE OSD-6 is a disease specific questionnaire for pediatric obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). The aims of this study were to validate OSD-6 in Greek language and correlate OSD-6 with polysomnography results. STUDY DESIGN Prospective study. SETTING Tertiary referral center. SUBJECTS AND METHODS OSD-6 questionnaire was translated to Greek and back to English. A prospective study was conducted on children undergoing overnight polysomnography due to snoring and disrupted sleep. Test-retest… CONTINUE READING