Aquatic Treadmill Therapy for Improving Gait, Balance, Fitness and Quality of Life in Stroke Patients "ATT"

Completed

Phase N/A Results

Trial Description

This study aims to determine if Aquatic Treadmill Therapy is effective for improving economy of gait, gait speed, balance, and cardiovascular fitness in people with chronic stroke.

Conditions

Interventions

  • Aquatic treadmill training Device
    Intervention Desc: HydroWorx aquatic therapy pool with an underwater, integrated and adjustable speed treadmill
    ARM 1: Kind: Experimental
    Label: Aquatic treadmill training

Trial Design

  • Masking: Open Label
  • Purpose: Supportive Care
  • Endpoint: Safety/Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Single Group Assignment

Outcomes

Type Measure Time Frame Safety Issue
Primary Peak and steady state VO2 and gait performance tests. Baseline, 8 week, 16 week No
Primary Safety 16 weeks Yes

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