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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01749709
Verified June 2013 by Turku University Hospital. Recruitment status was: Recruiting
Clinical study including 60 subjects to investigate the effect of daily music listening on stress parameters during the acute phase of stroke and on recovery. 20 subjects listen to instrumentala music, 20 listen to music with lyrics and 20 are controls. Outcome measures in the acute phase are levels of physiological stress parameters (cortisol, endorphin, oxytocin). Outcome measures in the recovery phase are cognitive capabilities and mood measured with standard clinical tests. Follow-up time is 6 months.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 80 Years (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Acute Hemispheral stroke
Previous neurological or current psychiatric disease,