Sleep Med 2021 Apr 18;80:30-38. Epub 2021 Jan 18.
Sleep-Wake Disorders Unit, Department of Neurology, Gui-de-Chauliac Hospital, CHU Montpellier, France; National Reference Network for Narcolepsy, CHU Montpellier, France; Institute for Neurosciences of Montpellier INM, Univ Montpellier, INSERM, Montpellier, France. Electronic address:
Objectives: To compare the clinical features of autonomic dysfunction using the SCOPA-AUT questionnaire in untreated patients with restless legs syndrome (RLS) with controls, to identify factors associated with more severe autonomic symptoms, and to assess the effect of medication in patients.
Methods: The SCOPA-AUT questionnaire that evaluates cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, urinary, thermoregulatory, pupillomotor, and sexual dysfunctions was completed by 409 consecutive untreated patients with RLS (54.1 ± 14. Read More