The prevalence of restless legs syndrome in Taiwanese adults.

@article{Chen2010ThePO,
  title={The prevalence of restless legs syndrome in Taiwanese adults.},
  author={Ning-Hung Chen and Li-Pang Chuang and Cheng-Ta Yang and Clete A. Kushida and Shih-Chieh Hsu and Pa-Chun Wang and Shih-Wei Lin and Yu-ting Chou and Rou-Shayn Chen and Hsueh-Yu Li and Szu-Chia Lai},
  journal={Psychiatry and clinical neurosciences},
  year={2010},
  volume={64 2},
  pages={
          170-8
        }
}
AIM Few studies have examined the prevalence of restless legs syndrome (RLS) in Asian populations, with existing data suggesting substantially lower rates of RLS in Asian populations compared with Caucasians. However, varying definitions of RLS as well as problematic methodology make conclusions about RLS prevalence in Asian populations difficult to interpret. The current study therefore examines the prevalence of RLS in Taiwanese adults. METHODS Subjects were 4011 Taiwanese residents over… CONTINUE READING

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