Cardiovascular Rehabilitation Early After Stroke Using Feedback-controlled Robotics-assisted Treadmill Exercise


Phase N/A Results

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Clinical diagnosis of an initial supratentorial stroke
- ≤20 weeks post stroke at intervention onset
- Age ≥18 years
- Functional Ambulation Category (FAC) ≤3
- Ability to understand the procedures and provide informed consent

Exclusion Criteria

- Contraindications for exercise testing outlined by American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)
- Contraindications for RATE according to the manufacturer
- Concurrent neurological disease
- Concurrent pulmonary disease
- History of dementia