Circadian rhythm of periodic limb movements and sensory symptoms of restless legs syndrome

@article{Trenkwalder1999CircadianRO,
  title={Circadian rhythm of periodic limb movements and sensory symptoms of restless legs syndrome},
  author={C. Trenkwalder and W. Hening and A. Walters and S. Campbell and K. Rahman and S. Chokroverty},
  journal={Movement Disorders},
  year={1999},
  volume={14}
}
The symptoms of restless legs syndrome (RLS) worsen while patients are sitting or lying and also worsen at night. The current study was designed to determine if the periodic limb movements (PLMs) and sensory symptoms of RLS are modulated by an independent circadian factor. We recorded sleeping and waking PLMs and waking sensory symptoms in eight volunteers with RLS for 3 successive nights and days, starting with a polysomnographic recording of 2 nights, followed by a third night of sleep… Expand

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