Effect of Thermal Stimulation on Cortical Excitability and Motor Function in Chronic Stroke Patients

Completed

Phase 1/2 Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

Functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) has confirmed that thermal stimulation (TS) may facilitate cortical excitability in healthy adults. However, it is unknown whether TS can increase cortical excitability in stroke patients. Compared to the fMRI, the transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) possesses more concise conditions in temporal resolution, and it can present the cerebrum activation situation more...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 1 August 2011.

1 Aug 2009 26 Jun 2011 1 Jun 2010 1 Sep 2010 1 Jun 2011 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor)
  • Purpose: Treatment
  • Endpoint: Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment

Contacts

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