Pivotal Study of VNS During Rehab After Stroke (VNS-REHAB) (VNS-REHAB)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03131960|
Recruitment Status : Active, not recruiting
First Posted : April 27, 2017
Last Update Posted : September 2, 2020
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No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Active, not recruiting|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||April 30, 2020|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||June 30, 2021|
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Khodaparast N, Hays SA, Sloan AM, Fayyaz T, Hulsey DR, Rennaker RL 2nd, Kilgard MP. Vagus nerve stimulation delivered during motor rehabilitation improves recovery in a rat model of stroke. Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2014 Sep;28(7):698-706. doi: 10.1177/1545968314521006. Epub 2014 Feb 18.
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