Diagnostic aid.

A score above 23 indicates Hyperventilation Syndrome

Nijmegen Questionnaire 

 

Never
0

Rarely
1

Sometimes
2

Often
3

Very often
4

Chest pain

 

 

 

 

 

 

Feeling tense

 

 

 

 

 

 

Blurred vision

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dizzy spells

 

 

 

 

 

 

Feeling confused

 

 

 

 

 

 

Faster or deeper
breathing

 

 

 

 

 

Short of breath

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tight feelings in
chest

 

 

 

 

 

Bloated feeling
in stomach

 

 

 

 

 

Tingling fingers

 

 

 

 

 

 

Unable to breathe
deeply

 

 

 

 

 

Stiff fingers or
arms

 

 

 

 

 

Tight feelings around
mouth

 

 

 

 

 

Cold hands or feet

 

 

 

 

 

 

Palpitations