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Sensitivity to Change of the Lower Extremity Functional Scale in Patients With Stroke

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01536990
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 22, 2012
Last Update Posted : February 22, 2012
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Josephus L. Verheijde, Mayo Clinic

February 16, 2012
February 22, 2012
February 22, 2012
May 2007
December 2010   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
LEFS [ Time Frame: 36 days average (range 4-76 days) ]
Lower Extremity Function Scale
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No Changes Posted
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Sensitivity to Change of the Lower Extremity Functional Scale in Patients With Stroke
Sensitivity to Change of the Lower Extremity Functional Scale and a Single-Item Functional Assessment Tool in Patients With Neurological Impairments Secondary to Stroke
The purpose of this study was to investigate the reliability, construct validity, and sensitivity to change of the Lower Extremity Functional Scale (LEFS) in individuals affected by stroke.
The purpose of this study was to investigate the reliability, construct validity, and sensitivity to change of the Lower Extremity Functional Scale (LEFS) in individuals affected by stroke. Patients were measured with the LEFS at the beginning and end of physical therapy treatment, or at 8 weeks of physical therapy treatment.
Observational
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
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Non-Probability Sample
Medically stable patients receiving inpatient or outpatient physical therapy care for lower extremity dysfunction due to stroke.
  • Lower Extremity Dysfunction
  • Stroke
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Stroke
Medically stable patients receiving inpatient or outpatient physical therapy care for lower extremity dysfunction secondary to stroke.
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Completed
39
Same as current
January 2011
December 2010   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Medically stable patients receiving inpatient or outpatient physical therapy care for lower extremity dysfunction due to stroke

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Unable to understand English
  • More than moderate assist for bed mobility and coming to sitting from the supine position
  • Lower extremity amputation
  • Unable to reach overhead, grasp an object, or feed self with an upper extremity
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
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United States
 
 
NCT01536990
06-002770
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Josephus L. Verheijde, Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic
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Principal Investigator: Joseph L Verheijde, PhD MBA PT Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic
February 2012