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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

I01RX002916-01A2
Title: Neural Target Identification for Functional Disability Associated with Alcohol Related Characteristics Among Veterans with Co-occurring Alcohol Use Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injury
Principal Investigator:

Amy Herrold

Location: Hines, IL
Congressional District Code: 7
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: October 2019 - September 2024
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $298,288
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$1,200,007
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

Alcohol use disorder (AUD) and mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) impact functional abilities. AUD occurs in up to 35% of Veterans with mTBI. Evidence suggests that co-occurrence of AUD and mTBI (AUD+mTBI) leads to an exacerbation of brain dysfunction, symptom manifestation, and ultimately, functional disability. Alcohol- related characteristics are operationally defined per AUD symptoms and outcomes including, but not limited to, alcohol consumption, alcohol craving, and AUD severity. Repetitiv...



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