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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Developing an Online Therapeutic Intervention for Chronic Pain in Veterans
Principal Investigator:

Erin D Reilly

Location: Bedford, MA
Congressional District Code: 6
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: October 2018 - September 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $156,098
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Chronic pain is a serious concern that disproportionately affects Veterans compared to the general public; Veterans are diagnosed with CP at particularly high rates (47 – 56%) with a 40% greater rate of severe pain than non-Veterans. Veterans with chronic pain face numerous negative functional outcomes, including decreased ability to complete daily work activities, less social support from and closeness with family members, increased chronic health conditions (e.g., cancer, heart disease), and h...

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