Effects of DNHS Technique in the Treatment of Upper Limb Spasticity and Function in Stroke

Completed

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- people aged 40-85 years with hemiplegia resulting from stroke of more than 6 months evolution (chronic stroke)
- ability to follow instructions and reply to assessment questonnaires

Exclusion Criteria

- recurrent stroke episodes
- other concomitant neurodegenerative conditions
- fear to needles
- participation in a parallel study
- any absolute contraindication for deep dry needling