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Table 5 Modified Observer’s Assessment of Alertness and Sedation Scale (MOAA/S)

From: Moderate and deep sedation for non-invasive paediatric procedures in tertiary maternity and children’s hospitals in China: a questionnaire survey from China

ScoreItems
0Dose not respond to a noxious stimulus
1Dose not respond to mild prodding or shaking
2Respond only after mild prodding or shaking
3Respond only after name is called loudly and repeatedly
4Lethargic respond to name spoken in normal tone
5Appears asleep but responds readily to name spoken in normal tone
6Appears alert and awake and responds readily to name spoken in normal tone