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COVID-19 boosters effective against Omicron and Delta variants

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Using AI to predict suicide risk


Web tool could help reduce medication discrepancies


Underlying risk factors may explain racial/ethnic differences in PTSD recovery


Arm prosthetic satisfaction survey adapted to capture women’s needs


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Prosthetics/Limb Loss

Prosthetics/Limb Loss
Providing state-of-the-art prosthetics care for Veterans is one of VA’s top priorities. To help meet the lifestyle and medical needs of Veterans who have lost limbs, VA researchers develop and test a wide variety of prosthetic devices... Learn more

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