Title

Factor structure of the Brazilian version of Pediatric Daytime Sleepiness Scale.

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

8-1-2018

Publication Title

Chronobiology international

Abstract

The present study aimed to analyze the construct validity of the Pediatric Daytime Sleepiness Scale (PDSS) for the evaluation of the daytime sleepiness construct in adolescents through confirmatory factorial analysis. The cross-sectional study was carried out with a sample of 773 adolescents aged 14 to 19 years, enrolled in the state schools of Paranaguá, Paraná, Brazil. We investigated the sex, age, school year, study shift, occupational status, socioeconomic level and daytime sleepiness. The PDSS questions were not normal (p

PubMed ID

29688065

Volume

35

Issue

8

First Page

1088

Last Page

1094

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