There are several screening questionnaires for OSA, ...
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There are several screening questionnaires for OSA, although the accuracy of many of them is limited.4,6,7,24 The STOP-Bang questionnaire is a validated screening tool, particularly in obese and surgical patients (Figure 1).27 Its sensitivity has consistently been shown to be greater than 85%, with a specificity ranging between 25% and 85%, and a higher specificity in obese men.27–29 The STOP-Bang questionnaire can be easily administered in the primary care setting. 
Am Fam Physician. 2016 Sep 1;94(5):355-360.

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Dr. Christine Nguyen
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GrepMed Editor, UC Davis School of Medicine 2019, Family Medicine
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