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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Investigation of Heart and Vascular Outcomes in Older Veterans
Principal Investigator:

Peter W. Wilson

Location: Decatur, GA
Congressional District Code: 4
Research Service: Clinical Science R&D
Project Period: April 2021 - March 2025
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $151,410
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


The objective of this project is to utilize a longitudinal, VA national cardiovascular disease virtual cohort to investigate traditional, and [new] risk factors (RFs), for Heart Failure (HF), Atrial Fibrillation (AF), and stroke among United States Veterans ≥ 65. This cohort will consist of contemporary and comprehensive electronic health record (EHR) data and will include continued curation and validation of complex phenotypes using innovative analytics. [The specific aims of this research in o...

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