Diagnosis

If you suspect that have sleep apnea, it’s important to seek a diagnosis so that you can begin treatment and start enjoying the benefits of a healthier life.

STOP-BANG Screening Questionnaire

Please answer the following 8 questions to assess your likelihood of having obstructive sleep apnea, a condition which causes your breathing to pause and your blood oxygen levels to decrease while your sleep.

Do you snore loudly? Yes No
Do you often feel tired/fatigued, or sleepy during the day? Yes No
Has anyone observed you stop breathing during sleep? Yes No
Do you have or are you being treated for high blood pressure? Yes No
Is your Body Mass Index (BMI) more than 35kg/m2? If unsure, go to: www.nhlbisupport.com/bmi/ Yes No
Are you over 50 years old? Yes No
Is your neck circumference bigger than 16 inches (woman) or 17 inches (man)? Yes No
Are you male? Yes No

Ok, You Want Help, But What’s Next?

If you would like a more thorough assessment by an Inspire Sleep therapist or have questions about sleep apnea and the testing process, please contact your local Inspire Sleep office, fill out the Contact Us form at the top right of this page, or send an email to:info@Inspiresleep.ca. We look forward to hearing from you.