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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

I01RX002293-01A2
Title: Behavioral or Solifenacin Therapy for Urinary Symptoms in Parkinson Disease
Principal Investigator:

Elizabeth C. Vaughan

Location: Decatur, GA
Congressional District Code: 4
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: April 2018 - March 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $166,185
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$1,130,304
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

The number of persons with Parkinson Disease (PD) in the United States is expected to double by 2030 as the population ages. Importantly, this increase in the prevalence of PD will have greater impact within the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) because the Veteran population is older than the general population and Veterans with PD are more likely than those without PD to rely solely on VA for their health care. While PD is often characterized by the motor symptoms of the disease (tremor, bra...



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