Treatment of restless legs syndrome: An evidence‐based review and implications for clinical practice

@article{Trenkwalder2008TreatmentOR,
  title={Treatment of restless legs syndrome: An evidence‐based review and implications for clinical practice},
  author={C. Trenkwalder and W. Hening and P. Montagna and W. Oertel and Richard P. Allen and A. Walters and J. Costa and K. Stiasny-Kolster and C. Sampaio},
  journal={Movement Disorders},
  year={2008},
  volume={23}
}
Only in the last three decades, the restless legs syndrome (RLS) has been examined in randomized controlled trials. The Movement Disorder Society (MDS) commissioned a task force to perform an evidence‐based review of the medical literature on treatment modalities used to manage patients with RLS. The task force performed a search of the published literature using electronic databases. The therapeutic efficacy of each drug was classified as being either efficacious, likely efficacious… Expand
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