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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Development of a Tailored Intervention to Increase Veteran Enrollment in Cardiac Rehabilitation
Principal Investigator:

Justin Bachmann

Location: Nashville, TN
Congressional District Code: 5
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: January 2021 - December 2025
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $245,747
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Background: This Veterans Affairs (VA) Health Services Research & Development Career Development Award resubmission is a five-year plan that will enable the candidate, a staff cardiologist and specialist in cardiac rehabilitation (CR) at the VA Tennessee Valley Healthcare System, to develop and implement interventions to increase CR enrollment in Veterans. CR is an outpatient program including prescriptive exercise and cardiac risk factor education that is an essential therapy for patients with...

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