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Repetitive Transcranial Stimulation (rTMS) in Post Stroke Dysphagia (rTMS AVC)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01081444
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 5, 2010
Last Update Posted : March 23, 2012
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University Hospital, Rouen

August 14, 2009
March 5, 2010
March 23, 2012
March 2009
April 2011   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Videofluoroscopy and high resolution manometry [ Time Frame: day 0, day 14, day 30, day45 ]
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Repetitive Transcranial Stimulation (rTMS) in Post Stroke Dysphagia
Effect of Pharyngeal Inhibition Induced by Repetitive Transcranial Stimulation in Post Stroke Dysphagia
The aim of this study is to assess if rTMS on healthy hemisphere at one hertz could improve patients with post stroke dysphagia.
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Phase 4
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
  • Dysphagia
  • Stroke
  • Device: rTMS
    effective and active cortical magnetic stimulations
  • Device: Placebo rTMS
    non active cortical magnetic stimulation
  • Active Comparator: 1
    Active rTMS
    Intervention: Device: rTMS
  • Placebo Comparator: 2
    sham rTMS
    Intervention: Device: Placebo rTMS
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October 2011
April 2011   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • dysphagia
  • first episode of stroke

Exclusion Criteria:

  • swallowing disorder before stroke
  • previous episode of stroke
  • MMS < 20 no consent
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
18 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
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University Hospital, Rouen
University Hospital, Rouen
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Principal Investigator: Eric VERIN, MD-PhD Rouen University Hospital
University Hospital, Rouen
March 2012

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