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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: An electrophysiological predictor of SSRI response in Veterans with PTSD
Principal Investigator:

Suzanne Pineles

Location: Boston, MA
Congressional District Code: 7
Research Service: Clinical Science R&D
Project Period: April 2019 - September 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $89,987
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Background and Aims: The costs associated with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are substantial; PTSD impacts work productivity, relationship functioning, and physical health, with estimated annual costs to VA in disability payments of $4.28 billion. Ineffective treatments substantially contribute to the perpetuation of chronic PTSD symptoms and functional impairment in Veterans and, as a consequence, the enormous public health burden associated with PTSD. Selective serotonin reuptake inhibi...

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