Effects of Training Rhythmic and Discrete Aiming Movements on Arm Control and Functionality After Stroke

Not yet recruiting

Phase 1 Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria: patients who participate in the survey, adult stroke survivors (>18 years), with primary diagnosis of first-ever unilateral stroke (ischaemic or haemorrhagic), stroke experienced > 6 months prior to study enrollment and score ≥ 20 on the Folstein Mini Mental Status Examination.
Exclusion Criteria: patients with excessive pain in the paretic hand, arm or shoulder. excessive spasticity at the paretic elbow and wrist as defined as a score of 4 on the Modified Ashworth Spasticity Scale and upper limb comorbidities that could limit their functional recovery (e.g., arthritis, pain, other neurological disorders).