Control Strategies of the Locomotor System During Obstacle-Crossing in Stroke Patients

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Summary of Purpose

Tripping over obstacles is one of the common movements in daily life and is the most frequently mentioned cause of falls in the elderly. Indeed, crossing obstacles is a more complex motor skill than walking, and ensuring sufficient clearance of an obstacle during locomotion requires accurate movement and appropriate modifications of the swing limb. However, little is known about the obstacle crossing deficits...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 20 December 2005.

1 Aug 2005 13 Sep 2005 Unavailable 1 Jul 2006 1 Aug 2005 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Basics

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Sponsors

Trial Design

  • Observation: Natural History
  • Perspective: Prospective

Contacts

  • Jeng Jiann-Shing, M.D.