Objetivo Validar la escala de somnolencia de Epworth en Colombia (ESE-VC). Métodos Se tomaron individuos que acudieron a centros de sueño en Bogotá. This is a personal website of Dr Murray Johns from Melbourne, Australia. It deals with the Epworth Sleepiness Scale (ESS) and the Epworth Sleepiness Scale for. OF OBSTRUCTIVE SLEEP APNEA SYNDROME. A efetividade da escala de sonolência de Epworth como recurso. auxiliar no diagnóstico da.

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J Sleep Res, 6pp. Relationship between sleepiness and general health status.

Excessive daytime sleepiness EDS is defined as an increased propensity to fall asleep under circumstances that the affected individual and others would eacala inappropriate. American Academy of Sleep Medicine; Se continuar a navegar, consideramos que aceita o seu uso. All the contents of this journal, except where otherwise noted, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License.

Epworgh the individuals assessed in the present study, the scores obtained on the ESS-BR showed internal consistency similar to that of translations validated elsewhere, despite the cultural and language differences among the populations analyzed.

In the present study, the ESS-BR scores for the insomnia group were very similar to those obtained for the control group. Prevalence of sleepiness in a group of Brazilian lorry drivers. Diagnostic and Coding Manual. Sleep, 14pp.


Portuguese-language version of the Epworth sleepiness scale: validation for use in Brazil

Another limitation is the small number of patients of our sample, which ce due to the small number of laboratory beds at our facility, as well as to budgetary restraints. Subjective and objective measures, as well as clinical assessments, can be used to investigate EDS. Continuing navigation will be considered as acceptance of this use. Daytime sleepiness snoring, and obstructive sleep apnea The Epworth sleepiness scale. The study group was composed of 59 patients se OSAHS, 34 patients with primary snoring and 21 patients with insomnia.

The diagnosis was confirmed by in-laboratory or portable sleep studies. National Commission on Sleep Disorders Research. SRJ is a prestige metric based on the idea that not all citations are the same. O conceito de response shift aplica-se epwortn SJR uses a similar algorithm as the Google page rank; it provides a quantitative and qualitative measure of the journal’s impact.

Epworth Sleepiness Scale – The Official Website of the Epworth Sleepiness Scale (ESS & ESS-CHAD)

Reliability and factor analysis of the Epworth sleepiness scale. Sleep, 19pp. Greek version of the Epworth Sleepiness Scale. In addition, some of these patients might have had increased airway resistance. The results of the present study demonstrate that the ESS-BR is a valid and reliable instrument for the assessment of daytime sleepiness, being equivalent to its original version when applied to individuals who speak Brazilian Portuguese.


The Impact Factor measures the average epwoorth of citations received in a particular year by papers published in the journal during the two receding years.

The impact of obstructive sleep apnea and daytime sleepiness on work limitation. Reliability and validity studies of the Turkish version of the Epworth Sleepiness Scale.

The journal publishes 6 issues per year, mainly about respiratory system diseases in adults and clinical research. In this context we compared the severity of daytime sleepiness reported at esdala visit with severity of baseline sleepiness assessed, retrospectively, after treatment with automatic positive airway pressure APAP.

Comparison of self-and spouse reports of snoring and other symptoms associated with sleep apnea syndrome. Determinants of daytime sleepiness in obstructive sleep apnea.

The characteristics of the patients and controls are listed in Table 1. Excessive daytime sleepiness [Article in Portuguese]. A manual of standardized terminology, techniques, and scoring system for sleep stages of human subjects. J Psychosom Research, 42pp.