Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Harnessing big-data for plasticity and rehabilitation in translational SCI|
Adam R Ferguson
||San Francisco, CA
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|| April 2021 -
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Spinal cord injury and disorders (SCI/D) are substantial health concerns impacting veterans at a higher rate than the civilian population. The total economic burden of SCI/D is estimated at $9 billion/year to $400 billion in lifetime medical and loss-of-productivity costs. The most common clinical presentation is high cervical SCI/D which produces a broad spectrum of issues, including loss of hand function, autonomy, sensory changes, spasticity, pain and autonomic dysfunction, profoundly impacti...
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