The Epworth Sleepiness Scale (ESS) has been shown to have only moderate reproducibility in repeat assessments of patients in a sleep clinic population. It should probably not be used in clinical settings to monitor the impact of therapeutic interventions in individuals or for prioritising access to services such as sleep studies, according to the findings ...
Is it time to put the Epworth Sleepiness Scale to bed?
By Mardi Chapman
31 Mar 2020