Clinical Trials Logo
NCT number NCT03025776
Study type Observational
Source Cleveland State University
Contact
Status Recruiting
Phase N/A
Start date September 2016
Completion date December 2017

Clinical Trial Summary

To further develop interventions, the investigators need a better understanding of which task requirements (i.e. size or weight of object, location in workspace, etc.) drive a person after stroke to use 2 hands (as opposed to 1), and how the severity of their injury impacts this relationship and compare this to reaching in age-matched healthy controls subjects. A better understanding of this relationship will promote more informed development of rehabilitative interventions. This study proposes to explore in people after stroke and healthy controls: i.) how specific functional tasks requirements relate to 1 vs. 2 handed use, and ii.) how stroke severity impacts this arm use. We are proposing to study 15 individuals more than 6 months after stroke in the CSU Motor Behavior Lab for a two x 3 hour session of task-related reaching in sitting and 33 age matched (double sample size) healthy controls. The investigators will systematically vary task requirements (i.e. object size or weight, location in workspace, etc.), and record use of 1 versus 2 hands using videotaping as well as recording of quality of arm movement (kinematics) and muscle activity (EMG) in both arms.


Clinical Trial Description

n/a


Study Design


Related Conditions & MeSH terms


See also
  Status Clinical Trial Phase
Completed NCT00391378 - Cerebral Lesions and Outcome After Cardiac Surgery (CLOCS) N/A
Completed NCT01662960 - Visual Feedback Therapy for Treating Individuals With Hemiparesis Following Stroke N/A
Recruiting NCT03281590 - Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases Registry N/A
Not yet recruiting NCT03287739 - Recovery of Impairments Early After Stroke N/A
Recruiting NCT03305731 - Activating Behavior for Lasting Engagement After Stroke N/A
Recruiting NCT02822144 - General Anesthesia Versus Sedation During Intra-arterial Treatment for Stroke Phase 3
Not yet recruiting NCT03294187 - Encouragement-induced Movement Therapy in Daily Life Phase 2
Recruiting NCT02577276 - Evaluation of a Tele-Rehabilitation Service Program N/A
Recruiting NCT02513589 - Molecular Imaging of Inflammation With 18F-PBR06 to Identify Unstable Carotid Plaques in Patients With Stroke Phase 2
Not yet recruiting NCT03259932 - Comparison of Fatigue and Recovery After Stroke Depending on the Usual Management With or Without Physical Training N/A
Not yet recruiting NCT03177954 - Developing a Patient Oriented Discharge Summary for Stroke Inpatients N/A
Not yet recruiting NCT03298243 - Use of Sensory Substitution to Improve Arm Control After Stroke N/A
Not yet recruiting NCT03274505 - Sleep Disorders in Transient Ischemic Attack and Stroke: SOMN'AIC Study N/A
Recruiting NCT02917213 - Imaging Silent Brain Infarct And Thrombosis in Acute Myocardial Infarction N/A
Recruiting NCT02889562 - Apixaban Versus Warfarin for the Management of Post-operative Atrial Fibrillation Phase 2/Phase 3
Recruiting NCT02828306 - Computer Based Algorithm for Patient Specific Implants for Cranioplasty in Patients With Skull Defects N/A
Recruiting NCT03080454 - The Role of Trans-spinal Direct Current Stimulation (tsDCS) in Treating Patients With Hand Spasticity After Stroke N/A
Recruiting NCT02916030 - Vitamin D and Stroke N/A
Recruiting NCT02906956 - Music and Adherence Home Programs Post Stroke Phase 0
Active, not recruiting NCT02753257 - Validation of Sensitivity and Specificity of a Multi-Omic Precision Diagnostic for Acute Stroke Evaluation N/A