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NOSE Study

NOSE Study


Disease-specific health status instrument for use in patients with nasal obstruction

Targeted Age


Items (Domains)

5 (N/A)

Estimated Completion Time

5 minutes

Reliability/Validity Assessment


This study was funded by the AAO-HNS/F.  If others wish to use the tool, there is no cost, we simply ask that you reference the study.


1) Stewart MG, Witsell DL, Smith TL, Weaver EM, Yueh B, Hannley MT. Development and validation of the Nasal Obstruction Symptom Evaluation (NOSE) scale. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2004;130:157-63.

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