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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Remotely Supervised tDCS for Persistent Post-traumatic Headache: A Pilot Study
Principal Investigator:

Xiao M Androulakis

Location: Columbia, SC
Congressional District Code: 2
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: October 2019 - March 2022
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $99,103
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Objectives: To evaluate the feasibility and [efficacy] of transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) administered at home [with real-time monitoring via VA Telehealth] remote supervision for persistent post traumatic headache (PTH) associated with mTBI, and the impact of this treatment on functional recovery in Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom (OEF/OIF) veterans. Methods: We will enroll [20] participants age 20-60 years old who meet the diagnostic criteria for persistent PT...

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