Sensory-Motor Mechanisms Underlying Fall Risk in Transtibial Amputees
Congressional District Code:
May 2014 -
FY 2021 Funding Amount:
Total Award Amount (all years):
View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER Go To NIH RePORTER Excerpt:
The proposed research and training for this five-year Career Development Award (CDA-2) of Dr. MatthewMajor, PhD, will contribute to the realization of the VA mission and vision by conducting studies that aim toreduce falls and improve the quality of life of older veterans with [transtibial amputation (TTA)] while enhancingDr. Major's skills to direct a dynamic research program of rehabilitation science as an independent investigatorin the VA system. Previous studies have demonstrated that older...