Effects of an Ankle-Foot Orthosis on Gait While Performing an Attention Demanding Task
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01320839|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 23, 2011
Last Update Posted : March 7, 2014
|Condition or disease|
|Stroke Gait, Hemiplegic|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||21 participants|
|Official Title:||Effects of an Ankle-Foot Orthosis on Gait While Performing an Attention Demanding Task in People With Poststroke Hemiplegia|
|Study Start Date :||March 2011|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||November 2013|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||November 2013|
People who have had a stroke and have an ankle-foot orthosis.
- Velocity [ Time Frame: up to one week ]walking velocity
- trunk acceleration [ Time Frame: up to one week ]trunk acceleration during walking
- Step length variability [ Time Frame: up to one week ]variability of right and left step length during walking
- The Berg Balance Scale [ Time Frame: up to one week ]Functional balance measured using the Berg Balance Scale short form.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01320839
|Canada, Nova Scotia|
|Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, B3H 4K4|
|Principal Investigator:||Kim Parker, M.A.Sc.||CDHA|