Prevalences of periodic limb movement-like and restless legs-like symptoms among Japanese adults

Psychiatry Clin Neurosci. 2000 Jun;54(3):296-8. doi: 10.1046/j.1440-1819.2000.00685.x.

Abstract

Prevalences of periodic limb movement-like and restless legs-like symptoms among Japanese adults were investigated. The latter symptom was significantly associated with insomnia.

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Cross-Sectional Studies
  • Female
  • Health Surveys
  • Humans
  • Incidence
  • Japan / epidemiology
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Nocturnal Myoclonus Syndrome / diagnosis
  • Nocturnal Myoclonus Syndrome / epidemiology*
  • Restless Legs Syndrome / diagnosis
  • Restless Legs Syndrome / epidemiology*