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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

I01HX002339-01A2
Title: Practical Telemedicine to Improve Control and Engagement for Veterans with Clinic-Refractory Diabetes Mellitus (PRACTICE-DM)
Principal Investigator:

Matthew J Crowley

Location: Durham, NC
Congressional District Code: 1
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: June 2018 - May 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $218,905
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$1,099,262
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

This study will evaluate a comprehensive telemedicine intervention for Veterans with persistently poor diabetes control despite clinic-based Veterans Health Administration (VHA) care. Because this approach is designed for delivery via existing Home Telehealth (HT) services, which are ubiquitous throughout VHA, it may represent an effective, practical alternative for Veterans whose diabetes is refractory to clinic-based care. Although efforts by clinicians and researchers have improved diabetes...



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