Effectiveness of Virtual Reality Gaming Therapy Versus CI Therapy for Upper Extremity Rehabilitation


Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Males, females, or any gender identity 18 years of age or older
- Experienced a stroke resulting in mild-to-moderate hemiparesis at least six months prior to enrollment (suggested ROM criteria includes: 45° shoulder abduction and flexion, 20° elbow extension, 20° wrist extension, and 10° extension of thumb and finger)
- Have preserved ability to comprehend and participate in basic elements of the therapy

Exclusion Criteria

- Concurrent participation in other experimental trials for motor dysfunction treatment
- Receiving Botox therapy currently or in the past 3 months
- Have medical conditions that would place volunteers at higher risk of adverse events (e.g., renal disease, frailty, pregnancy, dementia, severe pain, end-stage/degenerative diseases)
- Have received intensive upper-extremity rehabilitation in the chronic phase post-stroke