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Restless Leg Syndrome (IRB# 38448)

Status: Active



  • Stephanie M. Patton, Ph.D, Penn State Hershey Department of Neurosurgery



Researchers at Penn State Hershey Neuroscience Institute are studying changes in blood flow of the legs that occur upon exposure to hypoxia in patients with Restless Leg Syndrome.



Who may be eligible?

  • Between the ages of 21-65
  • Otherwise healthy
  • Non-smoker
  • Not pregnant


Additional Study Details:

What is required?

  • One visit to the lab to participate in physiological testing.

Compensation is provided.



Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center



For more information contact: Stephanie M. Patton, PhD., study director, at 717-531-8145 or 1-800-585-9585

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  • Restless leg syndrome (RLS)