Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Biomarkers for pressure injury risk following spinal cord injury: Development of a multi-scalar predictive model for personalized preventive health care|
Kath M. Bogie
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|| November 2019 -
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|Total Award Amount
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Pressure injures (PrI) are a major secondary complication for far too many people with spinal cord injury (SCI). Development and/or recurrence of a PrI limits activities of daily living, often leading to hospitalization and even death. In addition to the devastating impact on affected individuals and their caregivers, PrI management has a significant effect on Veterans Heath Administration healthcare costs, which provides lifetime care for our Veterans with SCI. The proposed study will address t...
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