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Applied Skills Session 3509

Diagnosis and Treatment of Restless Legs Syndrome

Sunday, September 29, 2024
17:30 - 19:00 | Meeting Room 113 AB, Ground Level

In this session, the faculty will discuss clinical criteria, relevant investigations and a comprehensive treatment approach to restless legs syndrome.

Claudia Trenkwalder, Germany


Birgit Hogl, Austria

John Winkelman, USA

CSPC Liaisons:
Claudia Trenkwalder, Germany

Learning Objectives
At the conclusion of this session, participants should be better able to:

  1. Define restless legs syndrome and select cases for polysomnography or actigraphy
  2. Recognize common challenges in the management of restless legs syndrome and list options to overcome them

Recommended Audience
Fellow / Resident / Student
Health Professional (non-physician)
Researcher / Basic Science

Education Level
Beginner / Foundational
Experienced / Intermediate

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