August 2023 Publications & Media Appearances

See the fascinating research and media interviews that our UMN Neurology faculty have been involved with in the month of August.


Episodic Ataxia Type 1: Natural History and Effect on Quality of Life, CINCH Investigators including Yoon-Hee Cha
In: Cerebellum

Recent updates in autonomic research: orthostatic hypotension and cognitive function in Parkinson disease and multiple system atrophy, the skin as a window into synuclein pathology, and RFC1 repeat expansions in hereditary sensory autonomic neuropathiesPitcha Chompoopong, Sandra Reiter-Campeau
In: Clinical Autonomic Research 

A comprehensive study of skeletal muscle imaging in FHL1-related reducing body myopathy, Payam Mohassel, Pomi Yun, Safoora Syeda, Abhinandan Batra, Andrew J. Bradley, Sandra Donkervoort, Soledad Monges, Julie S. Cohen, Doris G. Leung, Francina Munell, Carlos Ortez, Angel Sánchez-Montáñez, Peter Karachunski, John Brandsema, Livija Medne, Vinay Chaudhry, Giorgio Tasca, A. Reghan Foley, Bjarne Udd, Andrew E. AraiGlenn A. Walter, Carsten G. Bönnemann
In: Annals of Clinical and Translational Neurology

Cumulative Use of Proton Pump Inhibitors and Risk of Dementia: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study, Carin Northuis, Elizabeth Bell, Pamela Lutsey, Kristen M George, Rebecca F. Gottesman, Tom H. Mosley, Eric A Whitsel, Kamakshi Lakshminarayan
In: Neurology

Media Appearances

Haitham Hussein in Mirage News: “U. Minnesota Study: Hmong Stroke Patients Younger, Show Unique Patterns

Kamakshi Lakshminarayan on CNN: “Long-term use of certain reflux medications is associated with a higher risk of dementia, study suggests"

Haitham Hussein on MPR News: “Hmong patients more likely to suffer strokes and at younger ages, says new U study

Michael Howell on FOX 9 Minneapolis-St. Paul: “Back to school schedule tips

Haitham Hussein in the Star Tribune: “University of Minnesota study: Hmong patients more likely than whites to suffer strokes

Kamakshi Lakshminarayan quoted on KYW Radio Philadelphia: "Acid reflux drugs tied to dementia in new study"

Michael Howell in the Star Tribune: “Can pot help you sleep better?

Kamakshi Lakshminarayan in The Medical Republic: "New dementia red flag issued for PPIs"