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Pain After Stroke, Part 2: Clinical Characteristics and Classification of Pain in Patients After Stroke

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Danish Pain Research Center Identifier:
First received: August 11, 2009
Last updated: August 29, 2011
Last verified: August 2011
The purpose of this study is to investigate the prevalence of characteristics of pain in a cohort of patients with prior stroke suspected of having central post stroke pain, identified through a postal questionnaire.


Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Pain After Stroke, Part 2: Clinical Characteristics and Classification of Pain in Patients After Stroke

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Further study details as provided by Danish Pain Research Center:

Enrollment: 52
Study Start Date: April 2008
Study Completion Date: July 2010
Primary Completion Date: May 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:
Medical history, pain history, pain drawing, DN4, sensory examination.

Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Cohort of stroke patients diagnosed in 2004-2005 in the County of Aarhus identified through the National Indicator Project Stroke Database of Denmark

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Possible neuropathic pain following stroke

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Severe dementia
  • Severe language barriers
  • Patients who cannot cooperate
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00957697

Sponsors and Collaborators
Danish Pain Research Center
Principal Investigator: Henriette Klit, MD Danish Pain Research Center
  More Information

Responsible Party: Danish Pain Research Center Identifier: NCT00957697     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 20060083 
Study First Received: August 11, 2009
Last Updated: August 29, 2011
Health Authority: Denmark: Danish Dataprotection Agency

Keywords provided by Danish Pain Research Center:
Central Neuropathic Pain
Central Post-Stroke Pain

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases processed this record on October 26, 2016