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Calculating Objective Measures of Pain After Stroke (COMPAS)

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  • Team: Principal Investigator: Deniz Dishman, PhD, DNAP, CRNA, Cizik School of Nursing at UTHealth Houston. Co-investigators: Sean Savitz, MD, the Frank M. Yatsu Chair in Neurology and director of the Institute for Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease at UTHealth Houston; and Charles Green, PhD, Department of Pediatrics and the Center for Clinical Research and Evidence Based Medicine at UTHealth Houston.
  • Funding: $62,667 from the American Association of Nurse Anesthesiology Foundation
  • Overview: This study tests the effectiveness of a new pain assessment technology with stroke survivors. The study lays the foundation for developing an objective pain measurement tool for people who can’t communicate how they feel. Learn more.

Associated Cizik Faculty