AISTCM-Outcome Measurement of Acute Ischemic Stroke With Traditional Chinese Medicine

Completed

Phase 4 Results

Trial Description

The purpose of this study is to determine whether Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is able to improve the outcome of acute ischemic stroke and to observe its safety.

Detailed Description

The purpose of this study is to determine whether Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is able to improve the outcome of acute ischemic stroke and safety.

Conditions

Interventions

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Single Blind
  • Purpose: Treatment
  • Endpoint: Safety/Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment

Patient Involvement

Patients take medication and return for follow-up as instructed.

Outcomes

Type Measure Time Frame Safety Issue
Primary Mortality rate, Barthel Index.
Secondary Glasgow Outcome Scale (GOS); Modified Rankin Scale (mRS); National Institute of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS); Stroke Specific Quality of Life (SSQOL); Scale of Traditional Chinese Medicine (SSTCM).
Primary death rate, Barthel Index
Secondary Glasgow Outcome Scale (GOS)
Secondary Modified Rankin Scale (mRS)
Secondary National Institute of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS)
Secondary Stroke Specific Quality of Life (SSQOL)
Secondary Scale of Traditional Chinese Medicine (SSTCM)

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