Resources for the Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment based
Proactive and Personalised Primary Care of the Elderly

ESS

Purpose : Measure average daytime sleepiness

 

Admin time :  5 min.


User Friendly :  High


Administered by : self or GP

 

Content : The client self-rates on how likely it is that he/she would doze in eight different situations. Scoring of the answers is 0-3, with 0 being “would never doze” and 3 being “high chance of dozing”. A sum of 10 or more from the eight individual scores reflects above normal daytime sleepiness and need for further evaluation

 

Author :  Johns M,  1991 and 1997

Sleep Disorders is one of 4 Geriatric Syndromes

 

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Geriatric Syndromes
Geriatric Syndromes

This Tool is used in Sleep Disorders

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Sleep Disorders
Sleep Disorders

Epworth Sleepiness Scale

Epworth Sleepiness Scale

Epworth Sleepiness Scale
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Epworth Sleepiness Scale

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