Participating Faculty: A Clinical Primer on Restless Legs Syndrome: What We Know, and What We Don't Know

August 31, 2012
Kapil D. Sethi, MD, FRCP

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Shyamal H. Mehta, MD, PhD

Supplements and Featured Publications, Improving Outcomes for Restless Legs Syndrome: Considerations for Managed Care—a Clinician and Pay, Volume 18, Issue 5 Suppl

This supplement to The American Journal of Managed Care provides a clinical overview of restless legs syndrome, including epidemiology, etiology, and pathophysiology, as well as clinical features, impact on quality of life, and management.Faculty

Shyamal H. Mehta, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor

Movement Disorders Program

Georgia Health Sciences University

Augusta, Georgia

Kapil D. Sethi, MD, FRCP

Director

Movement Disorders Program

Professor of Neurology

Georgia Health Sciences University

Augusta, Georgia

Disclosures

These faculty report relationships with the following organizations:

Kapil D. Sethi, MD, FRCP

Consultant/Advisory Board: Impax, Teva

Employment (part-time): Merz Pharmaceuticals

Grants: Abbott, Acadia, Impax, National Institutes of Health, National Parkinson Foundation

Honoraria/lecture fees: Teva

Shyamal H. Mehta, MD, PhD

Consultant: Allergan Inc, GE Healthcare, Ipsen, Merz Pharmaceuticals, Teva, US World Meds

Signed disclosures are on file at the office of The American Journal of Managed Care, Plainsboro, New Jersey.

This supplement was supported by UCB, Inc.

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