Resourses For Professionals


Welcome to our resources for medical professionals. We regularly receive feedback that medical practitioners want to learn more about RLS. We hope the resources on these pages help.

Epidemiology of Restless Legs Syndrome as diagnosed in UK primary care.

Physician-diagnosed restless legs syndrome in a large sample of primary medical care patients in western Europe: Prevalence and characteristics.

Editor's corner: Restless Legs Syndrome, a common disease uncommonly diagnosed.

Epidemiology of Restless Legs Syndrome.

Restless Legs Syndrome/Willis–Ekbom disease diagnostic criteria: updated International Restless Legs Syndrome Study Group (IRLSSG) consensus criteria – history, rationale, description, and significance.

Impact, diagnosis and treatment of Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS) in a primary care population: the REST (RLS epidemiology, symptoms, and treatment) primary care study.

Descriptors of Restless Legs Syndrome sensations.

Restless Legs Syndrome, Insomnia And Brain Chemistry: A Tangled Mystery Solved.

Altered Brain iron homeostasis and dopaminergic function in Restless Legs Syndrome (Willis–Ekbom Disease).

Iron and Restless Legs Syndrome: The story unfolds.

Dopamine and iron in the pathophysiology of Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS).

The long-term treatment of Restless Legs Syndrome/Willis–Ekbom disease: evidence-based guidelines and clinical consensus best practice guidance: a report from the International Restless Legs Syndrome Study Group.

Loss of response during long-term treatment of Restless Legs Syndrome: Guidelines approved by the International Restless Legs Syndrome Study Group for use in clinical trials.

Long-term use of Pramipexole in the management of Restless Legs Syndrome.

Augmentation and tolerance with long-term pramipexole treatment of Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS).

RLS drugs side effects.

RLS severity scale.

RLS Monitor.

Restless Legs Syndrome in pregnancy.

Pregnancy as a risk factor for Restless Legs Syndrome.

Chronic sleep loss during pregnancy as a determinant of stress: impact on pregnancy outcome.

Pediatric Restless Legs Syndrome diagnostic criteria: an update by the International Restless Legs Syndrome Study Group.

Early manifestations of Restless Legs Syndrome in childhood and adolescence.

Impact of Restless Legs Syndrome and iron deficiency on attention-deficit or hyperactivity disorder in children.