A Prospective Study to Evaluate Use of the Tibion Bionic Leg in Sub-Acute Post-stroke Patients "Acute Effects"

Terminated

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Single stroke with residual unilateral lower-extremity weakness
- Subacute post-stroke period (>3 and <12 months)
- Eligible to participate to lower extremity physical therapy
- Age 40 years or greater
- Able to ambulate at least 10 meters
- Able to ambulate without a leg brace
- Ambulation speed less than 0.8 meters/second
- Minimum to moderate assist for transfer or ambulation by physical therapist evaluation
- Subject must understand the nature of the study and provide written informed consent prior to enrollment.
- Subject must be willing and able to attend all study sessions

Exclusion Criteria

- Medically unstable
- Age younger than 40 years
- Acute post-stroke (< 3 months)
- Chronic post-stroke (> 12 months)
- Status-post multiple strokes
- Status-post traumatic brain injury
- Ambulation speed greater than 0.8 meters/second
- Currently using a Knee-Ankle-Foot Orthosis (KAFO)
- Not eligible for lower extremity physical therapy
- Concomitant degenerative neurological conditions
- Not able to ambulate at least 10 meters without assistance
- Greater than moderate assist during transfer or ambulation by physical therapist evaluation
- Unable to ambulate without a leg brace
- Unable to follow instructions, complete follow-up, or provide informed consent.
- Currently enrolled in another investigational device or drug trial