Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Assessing Women Veterans" Needs for Mobility Devices|
Frances M. Weaver
|Congressional District Code:
|| October 2020 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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There has been a significant growth in the number of women Veterans that are served by the Veterans Health Administration (VA) in the past 30 years, and this number is expected to continue to grow. The number of women who require mobility devices (i.e., canes, walkers, wheelchairs, scooters) due to injury, disease and aging has also increased. Yet, little is known about what needs women Veterans have related to mobility devices. There is some limited information that women have concerns about de...
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