Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Chronic pain conditions and internalizing psychopathology, a genetic epidemiology investigation.|
||San Diego, CA
|Congressional District Code:
||Clinical Science R&D
|| October 2020 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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ABSTRACT. Veterans with chronic pain conditions such as migraine headache, fibromyalgia, and irritable bowel syndrome frequently manifest comorbid internalizing psychiatric conditions such as mood and anxiety disorders. The comorbidity between chronic pain conditions and internalizing disorders exacerbates the course of both, contributes to increased opiate use and low quality of life, and leads to worse treatment outcomes. While twin studies have indicated substantial overlap in genetic and env...
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