Efficacy and Safety Study of rTMS for Upper Extremity Motor Function Recovery in Ischemic Stroke Patients "TAMAS"

Active, not recruiting

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- 20-80 yrs old
- Radiologically confirmed ischemic stroke within 90 days
- Brunnström stage 3-5 in the affected hand (ischemic stroke-induced hemiplegic side)
- Patients received stroke treatment and on secondary prevention medication
- Written informed consent

Exclusion Criteria

- Previous medical histories of stroke, cerebral vascular operation, seizure
- Pregnancy, Breastfeeding
- Patients with hemorrhagic stroke, traumatic brain injury
- Skin lesion in the stimulation site of scalp
- Metal implants in the body (cardiac pacemaker or aneurysm clip)
- Unable to have regular physical and occupational therapies on the affected hand