Correlation of anxiety and depression symptoms in patients with restless legs syndrome: a population based survey


SEVIM S., DOGU O., KALEAGASI H., ARAL M., METIN O., Camdeviren H.

JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGY NEUROSURGERY AND PSYCHIATRY, vol.75, no.2, pp.226-230, 2004 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 75 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGY NEUROSURGERY AND PSYCHIATRY
  • Page Numbers: pp.226-230

Abstract

Background and objectives: Restless legs syndrome (RLS) is an important and common cause of insomnia, and previous studies indicate that psychiatric wellbeing may be impaired among RLS patients. We aimed to investigate the interaction between anxiety/depression and RLS in a population based survey.