Agenda EURLSSG-Meeting

Friday 14th December 2018, 8:30 - 16:30 h 

 

Epidemiology


Chairpersons:
Wolfgang Oertel, Marburg, Germany

Klaus Berger, Muenster, Germany

 

The prevalence and demographics of RLS in a phlebology clinic [abstract coming soon]
Kiyan Kseniya, Moscow, Russia

RLS prevalence in Armenia: data from the first mutli-site door-to-door sleep disorders survey [no abstract - unpublished data]
Samson Khachatryan, Yerevan, Armenia

The prevalence of RLS among recreational and professional scuba divers [abstract coming soon]
Giorgos Sakkas, Plymouth, UK



 

RLS Genetics


Chairpersons:
Juliane Winkelmann, Munich, Germany

Richard P Allen, Baltimore, USA



Update on the genetics of restless legs syndrome [abstract coming soon]
Barbara Schormair, Munich, Germany

Epigenetic studies in RLS
[abstract coming soon]
Konrad Oexle, Munich, Germany

Blood pressure profile and endothelial function in patients with RLS
[abstract coming soon]
Yves Dauvilliers, Montpellier, France


 

 

Animal studies


Chairpersons:
Mauro Manconi, Lugano, Switzerland
Barbara Schormair, Munich, Germany

 

Hypoxia does not elicit signs consistent with RLS in mice [abstract coming soon]
Alessandro Silvani, Bologna, Italy

Update on functional studies of MEIS1 in RLS [abstract coming soon]
Aaro Salminen, Munich, Germany

Consensus guidelines on RLS readouts in animal models: a project update [abstract coming soon]
Aaro Salminen, Munich, Germany


 

 

New research findings in RLS


Chairpersons:
Roselyne Rijsman, The Hague, The Netherlands
Stephany Fulda, Lugano, Switzerland



Beyond PLM: Leg movements markers of EEG arousals [abstract coming soon]
Richard P. Allen, Baltimore, USA

New MRI findings in RLS
[abstract coming soon]
Ambra Stefani, Innsbruck, Austria

Searching for novel candidate biomarkers for RLS by proteomic analysis
[abstract coming soon]
Raffaele Ferri, Troina, Italy



 

RLS in specific subpopulations


Chairpersons:
Rosalia Silvestri, Messina, Italy
Diego Garcia-Borreguero, Madrid, Spain

 

RLS care in pediatric population [abstract coming soon]
Sofia Kasradze, Tbilisi, Georgia

RLS symptoms and sleep complaints following delivery - a pilot study
[abstract coming soon]
Lia Maisuradze, Tbilisi, Georgia

 

 

RLS Therapy


Chairpersons:
Federica Provini, Bologna, Italy
Raffaele Ferri, Troina, Italy



Saint John´s wort (Hypericum perforatum) and RLS/WED [abstract coming soon]
Jan Ulfberg, Örebro, Sweden

Selenium in RLS/WED
[abstract coming soon]
Jan Ulfberg, Örebro, Sweden

Update & discussion of the EURLSSG´s COST application
[abstract coming soon]
Giorgos Sakkas, Plymouth, UK