Does More Practice Improve Arm Movement After Stroke?


Phase 2 Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Ischemic or hemorrhagic stroke as determined by a stroke neurologist and consistent with neuroimaging
- Time since stroke will include subjects 6-months or more post-stroke
- Cognitive skills to actively participate (score of 0-1 on items 1b and 1c of the NIH Stroke Scale (NIHSS)
- Unilateral upper extremity weakness (score of 1-3 on item 5 (arm item) on the NIHSS)

Exclusion Criteria

- Subject unavailable for 2-month follow-up
- Inability to follow-2-step commands
- Psychiatric diagnoses
- Current participation in other stroke treatment (i.e.- Botox)
- Other neurological diagnoses
- If participant lives further than one hour away and is unwilling to travel for assessment and treatment sessions.
- Pregnancy