Effects of Treadmill Gait Training With Loading in Individuals With Stroke

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Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- First episode of stroke (ischemic or hemorrhagic) which determined unilateral hemiparesis
- Time of lesion less one year
- Able to walk independently by 10 feet on flat surface without the use of assistive devices
- Gait speed less than 0.8 m / s
- Ability to understand and obey simple commands

Exclusion Criteria

- Instability of cardiac conditions
- Adverse clinical conditions affecting balance and / or gait
- Pain and / or severe discomfort that impede the realization of the proposed activities
- Decompensation in systemic blood pressure, with the systolic and diastolic values ​​above 200 mmHg and 110 mmHg, respectively, before and / or after training
- Submaximal heart rate above the allowed values ​​during training