What is your Risk for Sleep Apnea?


STOP-Bang Questionaire

count Each “YES”

 0-2= Low Risk3-4= Intermediate Risk 5-8= High Risk



Snoring?                                        __Yes __No

Do you Snore Loudly (Louder than talking or loud enough to be heard through closed doors?

Tired?                                                      __Yes __No

So you often feel TIRED, FATIGUED, or SLEEPY during the daytime?

Observed?                                      __Yes __No

Has anyone observed you STOP BREATHING during your sleep?

Pressure?                                       __Yes __No

Do you have or are you being treated for HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE?

Body Mass index more then 35?             __Yes __No

See chart below

Age older than 50?                         __Yes __No

Neck size larger than 16 inches at Adam’s Apple?    __Yes __No

Gender- are you male?                   __Yes __No

Questionnaire adapted from Chung F et al Anesthesiology 2008; 108: 812821, and Chung F et al Br J Anaesth. 2012; 108: 768-775


Women & Snoring

Having the talk