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Power-Assisted Therapeutic Electrical Stimulation to Upper Extremities (TES)

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified January 2009 by Fujita Health University.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00823537
First Posted: January 15, 2009
Last Update Posted: January 15, 2009
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Information provided by:
Fujita Health University
  Purpose
Power-assisted therapeutic electrical stimulation (TES) or conventional TES to upper extremities in acute stroke patients were performed in a randomized controlled trial. The changes in finger and hand function will be evaluated. The hypothesis is that a power-assisted TES is more effective than a conventional TES.

Condition Intervention
Stroke Procedure: therapeutic electrical stimulation

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Power-Assisted Therapeutic Electrical Stimulation to Upper Extremities in Acute Stroke Patients. A Randomized Controlled Trial.

Further study details as provided by Fujita Health University:

Study Start Date: January 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date: February 2011
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   10 Years to 90 Years   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • acute or subacute phase of stroke

Exclusion Criteria:

  • chronic phase of stroke
  Contacts and Locations
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Contacts
Contact: Hitoshi Kagaya, MD hkagaya2@fujita-hu.ac.jp

Sponsors and Collaborators
Fujita Health University
  More Information

Responsible Party: Hitoshi Kagaya, Associate Professor, Fujita Health University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00823537     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: TES-RCT
First Submitted: January 14, 2009
First Posted: January 15, 2009
Last Update Posted: January 15, 2009
Last Verified: January 2009

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