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Effect on Shoulder Training Using Rehabilitation Robot for Stroke Patients

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01117194
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified November 2012 by National Taiwan University Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : May 5, 2010
Last Update Posted : December 21, 2012
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
National Taiwan University Hospital

Brief Summary:
The purpose is to study the effect of rehabilitation robot on shoulder training for stroke patients.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Stroke Device: Rehabilitation Robot for Upper Limb Dysfunction (NTUH Model One) Phase 1

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 12 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Participant)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Rehabilitation Robot for Upper Limbs, Component Project 5: Effect on Shoulder Training Using Rehabilitation Robot for Stroke Patients
Study Start Date : January 2010
Estimated Primary Completion Date : February 2013
Estimated Study Completion Date : February 2013

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MedlinePlus related topics: Rehabilitation

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: shoulder training, rehabilitation robot Device: Rehabilitation Robot for Upper Limb Dysfunction (NTUH Model One)
Use an intelligent robot to assist upper limb rehabilitation.
Other Name: self-developed robotic arm

No Intervention: control group



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Barthel index, [ Time Frame: 1 year ]
  2. Modified Asworth Scale [ Time Frame: 1 year ]
  3. STREAM and PASS scales [ Time Frame: 1 year ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. shoulder range of motion, VAS [ Time Frame: 1 year ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   50 Years to 65 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • stroke (1-3 months)
  • Brunnstrom Stage II-III
  • single, unilateral

Exclusion Criteria:

  • aphasic
  • shoulder impairment
  • severe osteoporosis

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01117194


Contacts
Contact: Wen-Shiang Chen +886-2-2123456 ext 67087 wenshiang@gmail.com

Locations
Taiwan
Dpt. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, NTUH Recruiting
Taipei, Taiwan, 100
Contact: Wen-Shiang Chen    +886-2-2123456 ext 67087    wenshiang@gmail.com   
Principal Investigator: Wen-Shiang Chen, MD PhD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Taiwan University Hospital
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Wen-Shiang Chen, MD, PhD Dpt. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, NTUH Taipei, Taiwan

Responsible Party: National Taiwan University Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01117194     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 200804031D
First Posted: May 5, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 21, 2012
Last Verified: November 2012

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