This article by Alex Bartle examines the underlying pathology of restless legs syndrome, while acknowledging many facets remain unknown. Up to one in 10 people are affected by RLS to some degree, but it is often undiagnosed. GPs are in an ideal position to identify and treat this condition, which may be idiopathic or due to secondary conditions that may be correctable
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Given the complexity of our role, parity with hospital specialists should not be in question, and the need for equitable remuneration and support throughout GP training should be a given, in order to retain and attract future specialist GPs.
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