Stop—Bang , Sleep ,
Are you likely to have Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) ?
Take the STOP BANG Questionnaire for OSA
S: Do you snore loudly?
T: Do you often feel tired, fatigued or sleepy during daytime?
O: Has anyone observed you stop breathing during sleep?
P: Do you have or are you being treated for high blood pressure?
If you answer “yes” to two or more of these questions,
Then You are ranked as being at high risk for Obstructive Sleep Apnea.
When combined with other known risk factors for OSA :
B High body mass index
A Age over 50
N Large neck circumference > size 17 shirt
G Gender : Male have higher likelihood of OSA
The sensitivity for predicting OSA is even greater.
Call the TT Sleep Centre at 657 7636
to schedule an appointment for a Sleep Assessment