Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| ADT and brain dysfunction in prostate ca: the effects of age & neural plasticity|
Herta H Chao
||West Haven, CT
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||Clinical Science R&D
|| July 2017 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
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The goal of this proposal is to combine neurocognitive testing, clinical assessments, and neuroimaging to examine cognitive dysfunction in patients with early stage prostate cancer undergoing androgen deprivation therapy (ADT). Specifically, the effects of age and baseline testosterone level on ADT-elicited cognitive deficits and the neural bases underlying these deficits will be studied. ADT has proven efficacy in the treatment of many patients with prostate cancer. However, there is a lack of...
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