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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

IK1RX003563-01
Title: Targeting Neuroplasticity with Brain Computer Interfaces to Maximize Motor Recovery for Veterans with Stroke
Principal Investigator:

David Lin

Location: Providence, RI
Congressional District Code: 2
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: September 2020 - August 2022
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $191,378
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$383,433
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

Stroke affects more than 15,000 Veterans per year and is the leading cause of acquired adult disability in the United States. Improving functional disability for Veterans with stroke is a high priority for the VA healthcare system. Upper extremity weakness after stroke is a major source of functional disability with over two-thirds of stroke survivors unable to incorporate their affected arm into activities of daily life at six months post-stroke. In contrast to transformative advances in acute...



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