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Epworth Sleepiness Scale

Take this assessment, the Epworth Sleepiness Scale, to see if you are too sleepy.

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Assessment

How likely are you to doze off or fall asleep in the following situations, in contrast to feeling just tired? This refers to your usual way of life in recent times. Even if you haven't done some of these things recently try to work out how they would have affected
you. Use the following scale to choose the most appropriate number for each situation:

0 = would never doze
1 = slight chance of dozing
2 = moderate chance of dozing
3 = high chance of dozing

Situation Chance of dozing
Sitting and reading 0 1 2 3
Watching TV 0 1 2 3
Sitting, inactive in a public place (e.g.: theater, meeting) 0 1 2 3
As a passenger in a car for an hour without a break 0 1 2 3
Lying down to rest in the afternoon when circumstances permit 0 1 2 3
Sitting and talking to someone 0 1 2 3
Sitting quietly after lunch without alcohol 0 1 2 3
In a car, while stopped for a few minutes in traffic 0 1 2 3