Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University
- Statins, risk of dementia, and cognitive function: secondary analysis of the ginkgo evaluation of memory studyKerstin Bettermann
Department of Neurology, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA
J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 21:436-44. 2012..Lipid-lowering medications (LLMs) and especially statin drugs can delay cognitive decline and dementia onset in individuals with and without mild cognitive impairment (MCI) at baseline...
- Retinal vasoreactivity as a marker for chronic ischemic white matter disease?Kerstin Bettermann
Department of Neurology, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA
J Neurol Sci 322:206-10. 2012..STUDY GOALS: To examine (1) the association between cerebral ischemic white matter disease (WMD) and retinal microvessel behavior and (2) the relationship between retinal blood vessel reactivity and measures of cerebrovascular function...
- Comparison of retinal vasodilator and constrictor responses in type 2 diabetesMary E J Lott
Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Heart and Vascular Institute, Department of Neurology, Hershey, PA 17033 2390, USA
Acta Ophthalmol 90:e434-41. 2012..The purpose of the study was to examine the association between retinal flickering light-induced vasodilation and retinal hyperoxia-induced vasoconstriction in type 2 diabetic subjects and in healthy controls...