Enhancing the Response to Rehabilitation After Stroke Using Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS)


Phase 2 Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

Weakness of the arm and hand results in long-term disability for many persons who suffer a stroke. After the initial recovery phase, only limited gains are achieved by retraining the weak limb to perform daily tasks. However, new treatment strategies such as repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) show promise for enhancing motor recovery after stroke. rTMS is a noninvasive technique for modifying...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 22 April 2013.

1 Jun 2008 24 Feb 2009 1 Mar 2011 1 Mar 2011 1 Apr 2013 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
  • Purpose: Treatment
  • Endpoint: Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment