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ea0095oc6.3 | Oral Communications 6 | BSPED2023

Initial experiences of using the Paediatric Sleep Questionnaire (PSQ) to screen for obstructive sleep apnoea in a tier-3 paediatric weight management clinic

Hawton Katherine , Oakley Juliette , C Langton-Hewer Simon , Sharley Tasmin , Giri Dinesh , Hamilton-Shield Julian

Background: Obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) is characterised by recurrent upper airway obstruction during sleep resulting in abnormal ventilation and sleep patterns. Paediatric obesity is associated with a significantly increased OSA risk. Prompt recognition and management of OSA is important to reduce the risk of complications, including cardiovascular, growth, behavioural and glycaemic. We describe initial experiences of using the Paediatric Sleep Questionnai...