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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Anxiety diagnostic accuracy in VA primary care mental health integration settings: Identifying barriers and facilitators to inform a learning health care system
Principal Investigator:

Terri L. Fletcher

Location: Houston, TX
Congressional District Code: 9
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: May 2019 - April 2022
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $307,783
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Anticipated Impacts on Veteran's Healthcare: The provision of high quality healthcare requires accurate and timely diagnosis. The National Academy of Medicine asserts that “Improving the diagnostic process is not only possible, but also represents a moral, professional, and public health imperative.” Identifying factors influencing diagnostic accuracy is essential to improving the diagnostic process. The proposed study will identify factors associated with anxiety diagnostic errors in VHA primar...

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