Efficacy Study of an Interactive Robot for the Rehabilitation of the Upper Limb in Acute Stroke Patients


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Sources for Trial Information

  • Cliniques universitaires Saint-Luc- Université Catholique de Louvain
  • ClinicalTrials.gov