EURLSSG-Meeting 2009

December 11th, 09:00-18:20 and
December 12th, 09:00-13:00


Max-Planck-Institute of Psychiatry
Kraepelinstr. 2, Auditorium
80804 Munich / Germany


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Dear members,

please send the reimbursement form and all your original invoices (e.g. flight, taxi) to the following address:

to Sabine Panier
Kirchstetten 14a
87754 Kammlach



Requirements for participation at the Annual Meeting in Munich:

  • Participation is only possible if you are a member or applicant of the EURLSSG. Exception: First time participants can attend even if they have not yet applied for membership.
  • Reimbursement of travel expenses is only possible for members/applicants and only 1 person per centre.



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Presentations with Abstracts:

An approach to investigate the timely relationship of improvements in RLS severity, sleep and depression [ABSTRACT is coming soon]
Magdolna Hornyak, Ralf Kohnen

Thermal hypoesthesia differentiates secondary RLS associated with small fibre neuropathy from primary RLS [ABSTRACT]
Cornelius Bachmann

A case-control study on RLS in non-dialysed patients with chronic renal failure [ABSTRACT]
Giovanni Merlino

PET data on striatal DAT in RLS [ABSTRACT is coming soon]
Richard Allen

PLM index and predictive factor for RLS (in children) [ABSTRACT is coming soon]
Eric Konofal

Relation between RLS and vascular risk factors in patients after stroke and acute coronary syndrome [ABSTRACT is coming soon]
Mariusz Sieminski

Restless Legs Syndrome and Hypertension: Current status and possible links [ABSTRACT]
Samson Khachatryan

Update Genetics [ABSTRACT is coming soon]
Juliane Winkelmann

Acute and chronic effects of exercise on RLS symptoms [ABSTRACT]
Giorgos Sakkas

Idiopathic RLS in Parkinson´s disease - a risk factor or a chance association? [ABSTRACT]
Magdalena Boczarska-Jedynak

Effects of dopamine-agonist treatment on heart rate variability during sleep in RLS [ABSTRACT]
Marco Zucconi, Raffaele Ferri

Effects of acute dopamine-agonist treatment on sleep architecture and NREM Sleep instability in RLS [ABSTRACT]
Marco Zucconi, Raffaele Ferri

Treating RLS with i.v. iron saccharose [ABSTRACT is coming soon]
Lena Leissner

Exclusion of placebo responders [ABSTRACT is coming soon]
Diego Garcia-Borreguero, Ralf Kohnen

New tools to improve diagnosis. Experiences with the RLS phone interview [ABSTRACT is coming soon]
Richard Allen

Synopsis, meta-analysis, quality assessment and synthesis of the randomized trials of dopamine agonists in RLS treatment [ABSTRACT]
G. Hadjigeorgiou, E. Zintzaras

Are the current endpoints valid? [ABSTRACT is coming soon]
Birgit Högl


EURLSSG e.V. Session

18:30 - 19:30 General Meeting of the EURLSSG (for EURLSSG members only!)


Dinner after the EURLSSG-Meeting

20:00 at the restaurant "Cafe Eisbach", Marstallplatz 3, Munich / Germany



Map of Munich:



Hotel for participants:

IBIS Munich City North
Ungererstrasse 139
80805 Munich / Germany
Phone: ++ 49 - (0) 89 - 36 08 30
Fax: ++49 - (0) 89 - 36 37 93


The EURLSSG-Meeting 2009 is sponsored by: