Calgary Sleep Apnea Quality of Life Index
Name of QuestionnaireCalgary Sleep Apnea Quality of Life Index (SAQLI)
DescriptionA condition-specific HRQL measure designed to evaluate aspects of quality of life important to patients and that could be improved with treatment.
Developer(s)WW Flemons & MA Reimer
AddressW. Ward Flemons
Alberta Lung Association Sleep Disorders Centre
1403 29th Street NW
Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 2T9
Cost & availabilityContact WW Flemons for permission to use.
Time to completeNot reported.
Number of items40
Domains & categories (#)5 domains
Name of categories/domains
Role functioning, social interactions, emotional functioning, symptoms, treatment-related symptoms
Scaling of items
7 point Likert scales ("all the time" to "not at all")
Details in paper2
Correlations between SAQLI and SF-36 vitality domain2 .
ResponsivenessCorrelations between SAQLI rating of change score and SF-36 vitality domain change score (r=.81, p=0.0002)2
Clinical UseNot reported.
Date of informationMarch 1999