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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Beyond lesion-language mapping in aphasia: A novel imaging-based prediction model
Principal Investigator:

Lisa C Krishnamurthy

Location: Decatur, GA
Congressional District Code: 4
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: October 2018 - September 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $47,475
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Response to post-stroke aphasia language rehabilitation is variable, mainly because there are few predictors that can help identify individualized treatment options. Imaging techniques, such as Voxel-based Lesion Symptom Mapping (VLSM) have been useful in linking specific brain areas to language behavior; however, further development is required to optimize use of structural and functional information in guiding individualized treatment for our Veterans with aphasia. This CDA1 addresses this gap...

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