The STOP-BANG questionnaire consists of eight questions:
- Do you Snore loudly?
- Are you Tired or sleepy during the day?
- Has anyone observed you stop breathing during sleep?
- Do you have high blood Pressure?
- Do you have a Body mass index higher than 35. (Depending on height, this means being roughly 65 or 70 pounds or more overweight).
- Is your Age older than 50?
- Do you have a Neck circumference greater than 40 cm. (15.7 in.)?
- Is your Gender male?
A score of 3 or more yes answers is considered a high risk for obstructive sleep apnea.