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Conclusion: The Friedman tongue position demonstrated only a slight inter-examiner agreement among 15 medical doctors, indicating that the method is difficult to perform and could be an uncertain method to select patients for uvulopalatopharyngoplasty. Objective: The Friedman staging system is a clinical tool for selecting patients with obstructive sleep apnea who are appropriate for uvulopalatopharyngoplasty. The objective of this study was to evaluate the staging system by determining thedoi:10.1080/00016489.2016.1255776 pmid:27879159 fatcat:ndqnlbcx5vg7tlablig33lbfey