Effects of Gait Training With Assistance of a Robot-Driven Gait Orthosis in Hemiparetic Patients After Stroke

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified May 2007 by Samsung Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : September 17, 2007
Last Update Posted : September 17, 2007
Information provided by:
Samsung Medical Center

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to investigate the effects of robot-assisted gait training on active walking in the patients with stroke.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Stroke Procedure: Robot-assisted gait training Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)

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Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Years to 80 Years   (Child, Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 1st-ever-stroke
  • hemiplegic patient after stroke
  • who can stand independently, but cannot walk more than 10 meters independently
  • whose muscle powers of hip and knee are more than poor on manual muscle test

Exclusion Criteria:

  • previous gait difficulty before stroke onset
  • arthralgia on lower extremity
  • uncontrolled hypertension or hypotension
  • severe medical illness

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00530543

Contact: Yun-Hee Kim, MD, PHD 82-2-3410-2818

Korea, Republic of
Samsung Medical Center Recruiting
Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 135-710
Contact: Yun-Hee Kim, MD, PHD    82-2-3410-2818   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Samsung Medical Center
Principal Investigator: Kyung Hoon Jeong, MD Samsung Medical Center Identifier: NCT00530543     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2007-01-039
First Posted: September 17, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 17, 2007
Last Verified: May 2007

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Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases