February 2023 Publications & Media Appearances

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


Changes in physical activity and risk of ischemic stroke: The ARIC study
Logan T. Cowan, Joana Tome, Arshpreet Kaur Mallhi, Yelena N. Tarasenko, Priya Palta, Kelly R. Evenson, Kamakshi Lakshminarayan
In: International Journal of Stroke

Peripheral neuropathies associated with DNA repair disorders
Melissa Maguina, Peter B. Kang, Ang Chen Tsai, Christina A. Pacak 
In: Muscle and Nerve

Startle-induced rapid release of a gait initiation sequence in Parkinson's disease with freezing of gait
Ali K. Zadeh, Aleksandar Videnovic, Colum D. MacKinnon, Laila Alibiglou 
In: Clinical Neurophysiology

Media Appearances

Leo Almeida in M Health Fairview Blog: “Spotlight: Deep brain stimulation specialist Leo Almeida, MD, joins M Health Fairview

Michael Howell in Minnesota Public Radio: “A wholesome approach to heart health for American Heart Month

Michael Howell in Neuroscience News: “Treatment Recommendations for People Who Act Out Their Dreams While Asleep”