Restless Legs Syndrome in Chronic Pulmonary DiseaseBr Med J 1970; 4 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.4.5738.796 (Published 26 December 1970) Cite this as: Br Med J 1970;4:796
- J. D. Spillane
Eight consecutive patients referred for neurological opinion because of very severe “restless legs” all suffered from chronic pulmonary disease. It was considered that the restless legs syndrome was not a metabolic consequence of respiratory failure but a nervous manifestation of their invalidism.
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