Comparing Constraint-Induced Therapy and Occupation-Based Intervention for Optimal Stroke Recovery


Phase 2 Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- 21 years of age and older
- at least 12 months from stroke
- mild-to-severe upper extremity motor deficit
- single ischemic or hemorrhagic stroke

Exclusion Criteria

- history of head injury with loss of consciousness
- seizures
- severe alcohol or drug abuse
- psychiatric illness interfering with participation in the study including uncontrolled depression
- cognitive deficits severe enough to preclude informed consent
- ferromagnetic material near the brain
- individuals that could be pregnant
- cardiac or neural pacemakers
- if currently receiving occupational therapy services