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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Leveraging Novel Sources of Data with Analytic Morphomics to Improve Delivery of Specialty Care to At-Risk Veterans with Liver Disease
Principal Investigator:

Grace L. Su

Location: Ann Arbor, MI
Congressional District Code: 12
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: May 2019 - April 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $234,980
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Background: Chronic liver diseases (CLD) are a group of common, costly, and clinically consequential disorders that are increasingly prevalent in Veterans. Patients with CLD are typically referred to specialty care for further evaluation. Such referrals can improve clinical outcomes, but universal referral is not feasible due to resource limitations. Moreover, universal specialty care referral is not only impractical – it is also unnecessary. Most patients with CLD will have stable disease for y...

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