Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Investigation of cerebello-thalamic circuits for the treatment of headache|
Levi P Sowers
||Iowa City, IA
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|| September 2020 -
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|Total Award Amount
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There is a significant unmet need for new approaches to treat migraine and post-traumatic headache (PTH) in Veterans who have suffered traumatic brain injury (TBI). The major aim of this proposal is to modulate cerebello-thalamic circuits to treat migraine and PTH. Headache reduces quality of life and can coincide with disabling sensory abnormalities including photophobia and pain. Migraine alone is estimated to affect 18% of women and 6% of men (12% overall). However, this prevalence is even gr...
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