The American Academy of Sleep Medicine recommends medications for RLS or PLMD only for persons who fit strict diagnostic criteria, and who experience excessive daytime sleepiness as a result of these conditions. (Excessive daytime sleepiness results from nighttime sleeplessness due to RLS or PLMD symptoms).
More research and physician training is needed to better diagnose and treat RLS with medications in children and adolescents. Little is known about the best way to treat RLS in...Read more
Restless leg syndrome (RLS) is a common and sometimes devastating condition. I see it quite frequently in many of my chronic pain... Read more »
Studies show muscle weakness after total knee replacement (TKR) is common months and even years after the surgery. This study compares the force... Read more »
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Generic Name: HEPARIN LOCK FLUSH-INJECTIONPronounced: (HEP-uh-rin)Heparin LockFlush(Porcine)(PF) IV Precautions Before using heparin, tell your... Read more »