Effects of Upper Extremity Rehabilitation Using Smart Glove in Stroke Patients

Recruiting

Phase 2 Results N/A

Trial Description

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the therapeutic effects of smart glove which is motion-based program designed for upper extremity rehabilitation after stroke.

Detailed Description

This study will evaluate the therapeutic effects (upper extremity power, function and activity of daily living) of smart glove which is motion-based rehabilitation program.

Conditions

Interventions

  • Smart Glove Treatment Device
    Intervention Desc: Smart glove is digital motion-based treatment device for stroke rehabilitation. The stroke patients wear this glove and hand motion is displayed on the computer monitor. They play games with this glove and are motivated to rehabilitation treatment because of fun.
    ARM 1: Kind: Experimental
    Label: Smart Glove Group
    Description: The subjects will be treated with conventional occupational therapy for 30 minutes and smart glove treatment for 30 minutes. 5 treatments per week will be conducted a total of 2 weeks.

Trial Design

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

Outcomes

Type Measure Time Frame Safety Issue
Primary Fugl-Meyer Assessment of Upper Extremity change Change from baseline points at 2 weeks and 6 weeks No
Secondary Brunnström stage change Change from baseline stage at 2 weeks and 6 weeks No
Secondary Modified Barthel Index change Change from baseline points at 2 weeks and 6 weeks No
Secondary Care Burden Scale change Change from baseline points at 2 weeks and 6 weeks No
Secondary Hand power change Change from baseline power at 2 weeks and 6 weeks No
Secondary Jebsen Hand function Test change Change from baseline points at 2 weeks and 6 weeks No
Secondary Box and Block Test change Change from baseline points at 2 weeks and 6 weeks No

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