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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Healthcare utilization patterns and associated costs for Gulf War I Era Veterans
Principal Investigator:

Nathan A. Kimbrel

Location: Durham, NC
Congressional District Code: 1
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: January 2016 - 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): Background: During the 1990-1991 Gulf War, approximately 700,000 service members were deployed to the Gulf region. An additional 4 million were deployed elsewhere or were domestically stationed. Increased symptomatology, including a unique pattern of chronic multi-symptom illness, among this cohort has been well documented. Among the Gulf War I era Veteran population there is evidence of worse functional status, increased experience of symptoms, a...

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