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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: One treatment, multiple targets: Prism adaptation and left brain stroke rehabilitation
Principal Investigator:

Amy D Rodriguez

Location: Decatur, GA
Congressional District Code: 4
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: July 2020 - December 2022
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $72,509
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Stroke is the most frequent cause of US adult disability, and post-acute stroke care is among the fastest-growing expense categories. The functional disability experienced by Veterans after stroke, and the limited rehabilitation resources available, highlight the importance of identifying feasible treatments acting on more than one recovery target. Currently, cognitive and motor impairments, and pain, are addressed with separate and modality-specific treatment pathways. As a result, Veteran stro...

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