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Effects of Gait Training With Assistance of a Robot-Driven Gait Orthosis in Hemiparetic Patients After Stroke

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified May 2007 by Samsung Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00530543
First Posted: September 17, 2007
Last Update Posted: September 17, 2007
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Information provided by:
Samsung Medical Center
  Purpose
The purpose of this study is to investigate the effects of robot-assisted gait training on active walking in the patients with stroke.

Condition Intervention
Stroke Procedure: Robot-assisted gait training

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)

Further study details as provided by Samsung Medical Center:

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Years to 80 Years   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 1st-ever-stroke
  • hemiplegic patient after stroke
  • who can stand independently, but cannot walk more than 10 meters independently
  • whose muscle powers of hip and knee are more than poor on manual muscle test

Exclusion Criteria:

  • previous gait difficulty before stroke onset
  • arthralgia on lower extremity
  • uncontrolled hypertension or hypotension
  • severe medical illness
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00530543


Contacts
Contact: Yun-Hee Kim, MD, PHD 82-2-3410-2818 yunkim@smc.samsung.co.kr

Locations
Korea, Republic of
Samsung Medical Center Recruiting
Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 135-710
Contact: Yun-Hee Kim, MD, PHD    82-2-3410-2818    yunkim@smc.samsung.co.kr   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Samsung Medical Center
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Kyung Hoon Jeong, MD Samsung Medical Center
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00530543     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2007-01-039
First Submitted: September 13, 2007
First Posted: September 17, 2007
Last Update Posted: September 17, 2007
Last Verified: May 2007

Keywords provided by Samsung Medical Center:
Robot
Gait
Stroke

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Stroke
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases