Neuromodulation of Aspiration Secondary to Stroke

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 21, 2005
Last Update Posted : February 16, 2012
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University Hospital, Rouen

Brief Summary:
Aspiration could induce major respiratory affection. They are often present after stroke. The aim of this study is to facilitate swallowing recuperation in stroke patients using peripheral laryngeal stimulation and to understand its mechanisms using motor evoked potential and cortical evoked potential.

Condition or disease
Deglutition Disorders

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 20 participants
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Neuromodulation of Aspiration Secondary to Stroke
Study Start Date : January 2007
Actual Study Completion Date : May 2009

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
stroke patients

Inclusion Criteria:

stroke aspiration

Exclusion Criteria:

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Rouen University Hospital
Rouen, France, 76031
Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Rouen
Principal Investigator: eric verin, MD PHD rouen university hospital

Responsible Party: University Hospital, Rouen Identifier: NCT00213369     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2004/08/HP
First Posted: September 21, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 16, 2012
Last Verified: February 2012

Keywords provided by University Hospital, Rouen:
motor evoked potential
cortical evoked potential

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Deglutition Disorders
Esophageal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Pharyngeal Diseases
Otorhinolaryngologic Diseases