ABSTRACT: Restless legs syndrome (RLS) is a disorder characterized by an irresistible urge to move the legs during rest, usually accompanied by uncomfortable sensations in the affected extremity or extremities. RLS can manifest at any age but prevalence increases with advancing age. This article describes the symptoms of RLS, associated comorbidities, and how to diagnose and manage RLS.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Journal||Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants|
|Publication status||Accepted/In press - Jun 14 2016|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Nurse Assisting