Acupuncture for Hemiplegic Shoulder Pain


Phase N/A Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

Shoulder pain has been reported to be one of the most common complications after stroke. Several factors have been related to shoulder pain after stroke such as paralysis, restricted range of motion in the shoulder, spasticity, sensory abnormalities, but the relationship between these factors and pain was not discussed. The aim of this study is to identify the efficacy of electroacupuncture in reducing upper ...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 25 July 2012.

1 Jul 2011 12 Jul 2012 1 Mar 2012 1 Jun 2012 1 Jul 2012 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Single Blind (Subject)
  • Purpose: Treatment
  • Endpoint: Safety/Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Factorial Assignment


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