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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Comprehensive Fall Prevention and Detection in MS
Principal Investigator:

Michelle Cameron

Location: Portland, OR
Congressional District Code: 1
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: December 2015 - March 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $0
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


 DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Multiple sclerosis (MS) is the most common disabling neurological disease of young adults. People with MS fall frequently. These falls result in injuries and are associated with loss of confidence and independence, social isolation, curtailment of activities, increased risk for more falls, use of more healthcare services, and poorer quality of life. Given the high prevalence, serious consequences, and significant impact of falls in people with MS, in...

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