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Restless Legs Syndrome
Diagnosis and Treatment
edited by William G. Ondo

Restless Legs Syndrome examines the pathogenesis, diagnosis, and treatment of a condition affecting nearly 10% of the population.

Features:

  • Discusses sleep physiology and sleep disorders
  • Details the basic physiology that influences RLS, including iron regulation
  • Reviews CNS physiology and the genetics of RLS
  • Familiarizes physicians with diagnostic criteria and common features of RLS
  • Considers the diagnosis of RLS in children
  • Covers conditions associated with RLS, including uremia, iron deficiency, and pregnancy
  • Describes current and future treatment options for RLS

Contents

  1. Overview of Sleep Physiology
  2. CNS Dopaminergic Systems
  3. Circadian Physiology
  4. CNS Physiology of RLS
  5. Iron Regulation
  6. Animal Modeling of RLS
  7. Pathology of RLS
  8. Genetics of RLS
  9. Consequences of Sleep Deprivation
  10. History of RLS
  11. Diagnostic Criteria and Differential Diagnosis
  12. Occurrence of RLS
  13. Diagnosis of RLS in Children
  14. Periodic Limb Movement of Sleep
  15. Quality of Life in RLS
  16. RLS: Patient Perspective
  17. Systemic Iron Deficiency
  18. Renal Failure
  19. Neuropathy/Myelopathy
  20. Pregnancy
  21. Parkinson's Disease
  22. Iatrogenic RLS
  23. Other RLS Associations
  24. Treatment Overview
  25. Dopaminergic Treatment of RLS
  26. Dopaminergic Augmentation
  27. Opioid Treatment of RLS
  28. Iron Therapy in RLS
  29. Other Therapies in RLS

Index

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Restless Legs Syndrome
Diagnosis and Treatment
edited by William G. Ondo

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