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fMRI Study of Brain Neural Network and Plasticity 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 October 2006 by Samsung Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Information provided by:
Samsung Medical Center Identifier:
First received: September 13, 2007
Last updated: NA
Last verified: October 2006
History: No changes posted
The purposes of this study are to investigate the functional connectivity of motor network in patients of stroke and investigate the mechanism of brain plasticity for recovery after stroke.


Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Defined Population
Time Perspective: Longitudinal
Time Perspective: Prospective

Further study details as provided by Samsung Medical Center:


Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 70 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 1st-ever-stroke
  • whose corticospinal tract was injured
  • less than 1 month after stroke onset

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Claustrophobia
  • who use cardiac pacemaker
  • intracranial metal
  • uncontrolled hypertension or hypotension
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00530647

Contact: Yun-Hee Kim, MD, PHD 82-2-3410-2818

Korea, Republic of
Samsung Medical Center Recruiting
Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 135-710
Contact: Yun-Hee Kim, MD, PHD    82-2-3410-2818   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Samsung Medical Center
Principal Investigator: Suk Hoon Ohn, MD, MS Samsung Medical Center
  More Information Identifier: NCT00530647     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2006-08-133
Study First Received: September 13, 2007
Last Updated: September 13, 2007

Keywords provided by Samsung Medical Center:
Brain motor network, Plasticity, functional MRI, Stroke

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases processed this record on July 19, 2017