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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

I01RX002931-01A2
Title: Determination of factors that influence addiction-related outcomes following brain injury
Principal Investigator:

Brian D. Stemper

Location: Milwaukee, WI
Congressional District Code: 4
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: March 2020 - February 2024
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $304,128
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$1,156,158
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

Each year, an estimated 1.7 million Americans suffer from traumatic brain injury (TBI). The incidence of TBI among veterans of the military may be as high as 30%, with blast injury from explosive devices causing the overwhelming majority of TBIs in combat settings. An association between non-severe (i.e., mild or moderate) mTBI and substance abuse has been demonstrated in numerous epidemiological studies. Therefore, veterans of the military that have experienced TBI during deployment or during n...



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