Current trends in the management of uremic restless legs syndrome: a systematic review on aspects related to quality of life, cardiovascular mortality and survival.

@article{Sakkas2015CurrentTI,
  title={Current trends in the management of uremic restless legs syndrome: a systematic review on aspects related to quality of life, cardiovascular mortality and survival.},
  author={Giorgos K. Sakkas and Christoforos D Giannaki and Christina Karatzaferi and Maria Maridaki and Yiannis Koutedakis and Georgios M. Hadjigeorgiou and Ioannis Stefanidis},
  journal={Sleep medicine reviews},
  year={2015},
  volume={21},
  pages={39-49}
}
Restless legs syndrome (RLS) affects almost one out of three end-stage renal disease patients. This review assesses the current treatment options for uremic RLS and the potential benefits of those treatments on quality of life parameters, cardiovascular mortality and survival. A systematic review was conducted searching PubMed and Scopus by using the… CONTINUE READING