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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Improving Analysis of Endogenous Multimodal Treatments for Use in Geriatrics Health Outcomes Studies
Principal Investigator:

Melissa Garrido

Location: Boston, MA
Congressional District Code: 13
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: March 2017 - February 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $30,188
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Increasingly, existing large datasets (such as the Geriatrics and Extended Care Data and Analysis Center [GEC-DAC] dataset) and prospective observational/quasi-experimental studies are being used to examine important research questions in seriously ill older adults and to explore new models of care delivery. Randomized controlled trials can be burdensome to seriously ill patients or infeasible to conduct, and they may not produce results generalizable to the population of interest. Observational...

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