Association of excessive daytime sleepiness and Lewy body pathology

Takeaway

  • Excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS) in Parkinson’s disease (PD) correlates with expansion of Lewy pathology (LP) and Braak staging.

Why this matters

  • The association of EDS with LP and PD highlights the importance of developing validated measures for EDS and better understanding its pathophysiology.

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