Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Traumatic Brain Injury and Vascular Disease|
Daniel T. Eitzman
||Ann Arbor, MI
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||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| January 2021 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Objective: Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a common cause of morbidity and mortality in the veteran population. In the United States, there are an estimated 5.3 million people living with a TBI-related disability. TBI commonly leads to neurocognitive deficits, however, other systemic effects have also been associated with TBI. Cardiovascular effects include stress-related cardiomyopathy, arrhythmias, ECG repolarization changes, and increased cardiac reactive oxygen species. These effects may be...
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