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Contemporary Diagnosis and Management of Restless Legs Syndrome<sup>®</sup>
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Contemporary Diagnosis and Management of Restless Legs Syndrome®

Restless legs syndrome can cause pain and discomfort, disrupting sleep and everyday activities. It is estimated that up to 10% of the US population may have this condition. This timely handbook examines this growing problem, especially among the aging population. Dr. Rye, a specialist in the area of sleep and neurological disorders expertly explains the pathophysiologic basis for the disorder and the pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic options for managing it. 148 pages.

David Rye, MD, PhD

David Rye, MD, PhD

Professor, Neurology, and Medical Director
Sleep Disorders Program
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, Georgia

Table of Contents

  • Chapter 1: Historic Recognition of the Syndrome and Its Prevalence
  • Chapter 2: Diagnostic Criteria and Clinical Features
  • Chapter 3: Pathophysiology
  • Chapter 4: Clinical Assessment
  • Chapter 5: Treatment
  • Chapter 6: Assessing and Managing the RLS Patient in Follow-up
  • Chapter 7: Summary and Recommendations
  • Index