Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Traumatic Brain Injury and Endogenous Pain Modulation|
David J. Clark
||Palo Alto, CA
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|| April 2020 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Chronic pain and disability after war-related injuries and after trauma sustained in civilian settings are unexpectedly common. Chronic pain related to traumatic brain injury (TBI) in combination with peripheral injuries is particularly problematic, and we have no well-validated treatments. Potentially explaining the TBI- chronic pain relationship, data from both humans and animal models suggest that descending pain modulation is disrupted after TBI. Recently collected data using laboratory mode...
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