Sleep disorders in multiple sclerosis and their relationship to fatigue.

@article{Veauthier2014SleepDI,
  title={Sleep disorders in multiple sclerosis and their relationship to fatigue.},
  author={Christian Veauthier and Friedemann Paul},
  journal={Sleep medicine},
  year={2014},
  volume={15 1},
  pages={5-14}
}
Treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS)-related fatigue is still a challenging task, given that no proven therapies exist and its mechanisms are not known. Our review highlights the relationship between MS-related fatigue and sleep disorders (SD). Although many studies suggest a higher overall prevalence of SD in MS, there are no valid and robust data to confirm this hypothesis until now except for restless legs syndrome (RLS): the prevalence of RLS in MS patients-especially in those with severe… CONTINUE READING