Evaluation of validity of the STOP-BANG questionnaire in major elective noncardiac surgery.

In this retrospective cohort study of patients undergoing major elective noncardiac surgery (n = 26 068), the authors aimed to evaluate the validity of the STOP-Bang score. After risk-adjustment, STOP-Bang score was not associated with mortality, morbidity, or length-of-stay.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30686311