A Randomized, Non-inferiority Clinical Trial of CVA Telerehabilitation Treatments - TelePhysioTaiChi

Recruiting

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- have had a stroke with a Rankin score of 2 or 3;
- was not referred to an Intensive Functional Rehabilitation Unit (IFRU) and returned home following discharge from hospital;
- understands instructions to allow participation in evaluations and interventions;
- has a balance problem as evidenced by a score between 46 and 54 on the Berg Balance Scale96;
- has a caregiver that would be available during the telerehabilitation sessions to ensure safety during exercises;
- live in an area serviced by high speed Internet.

Exclusion Criteria

- severe body hemineglect;
- significant hemianopsia visual problems accompanied by hemineglect;
- uncontrolled medical problems;
- moderate to severe aphasia