Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Exploring polygenic risk as a means for personalizing TBI rehabilitation|
Seth G Disner
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|| April 2019 -
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Mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) is a signature disorder of recent conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan, with over 300,000 service members receiving a first-time mTBI diagnosis since 2000. Though the majority of mTBI cases do see a return to normal functioning, a so-called “miserable minority” experience persistent symptoms of post-concussive syndrome (PCS) that can result in prolonged impairment. For these individuals, rehabilitative interventions are frequently ineffective. Identifying biologic...
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