Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Biomarkers of Impulsivity in Parkinson's Disease|
|Congressional District Code:
||Clinical Science R&D
|| July 2019 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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In recent years, excessive impulsivity and impulse control disorders (ICDs), which commonly include pathological gambling, compulsive shopping, binge-eating, and hypersexuality, have been recognized as an important complication of Parkinson's disease (PD). Both impulsivity and ICDs negatively affect patients and their family quality of life and emotional well-being. In addition, ICDs are a cause of considerable increase in care burden. For these reasons, the problem of excessive impulsivity has...
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