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Looking for participants to test 3 new treatments for hand rehabilitation in patients with stroke

Posted by on Mar 12, 2019 in Stroke | 0 comments

In a nutshell This trial is looking to compare the effects of three different therapies on recovery of hand function after a stroke. The main outcome to be measured is the change in hand function. This study is being conducted in New Jersey and Ohio, the US. The details After a stroke, patients often experience muscle stiffness on one side of the...

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Looking for participants to test a new home-based therapy for patients who had a stroke

Posted by on Mar 12, 2019 in Stroke | 0 comments

In a nutshell This trial is examining the effectiveness of home-based telerehabilitation with Bilateral Arm Training with Rhythmic Auditory Cueing (BATRAC). The main outcome to be measured is time and quality of movement and the ability to hold a weight. This trial is recruiting in Baltimore, Maryland, United States. The details Patients with...

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Mirror therapy in the treatment of patients with stroke with motor impairment

Posted by on Feb 28, 2019 in Stroke | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated the effectiveness of mirror therapy (MT) in the treatment of stroke. Researchers suggested that MT improves the movement of the affected member. Some background Patients with stroke often experience impaired movement, especially in the arm. These patients usually undergo rehabilitation therapy within the first 6...

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Looking for patients with speech impairments after stroke to test brain stimulation treatment

Posted by on Feb 27, 2019 in Stroke | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study is examining the effectiveness of brain stimulation on speech impairments after strokes. The main outcome to be measured will be a change in language function and patient communication effectiveness. This study is being conducted in California, the United States. The details Up to 40% of patients have difficulty with...

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Looking for patients who have had a stroke to test the effect of training and brain-stimulation on hand functions

Posted by on Feb 17, 2019 in Stroke | 0 comments

In a nutshell This trial is examining the effectiveness of training and non-invasive brain-stimulation on changing abnormal hand movements after a stroke. The main outcomes to be measured are individual finger function and the ability to use the arms for normal daily activities. This study is being conducted in Maryland, the United States. The...

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Can a self-ankle mobilization training program improve motor functions in patients with stroke?

Posted by on Feb 13, 2019 in Stroke | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study compared the effectiveness of a 4-week self-ankle mobilization with movement (SAMM) training program with SAMM and an inclined board in patients with stroke. Researchers suggested that SAMM with an inclined board was superior to SAMM alone in the rehabilitation of these patients. Some background The most common complication...

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