Evaluation of a Tele-Rehabilitation Service Program


Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

- >12 months after stroke
- Age 21-80 years
- A minimum of 45 degrees of flexion in the affected shoulder
- Active extension of the affected elbow to 150 degrees
- Independent sitting balance
- Able to understand simple instructions
- Lives within a 100 mile radius and able to attend two clinical assessments at Mayo Clinic
- Able to install the tele-rehabilitation software with minimal remote technical support
- Available caregiver as needed who has basic technical understanding of computer operation
- i3 processor based PC; 26" monitor; Windows 7 or 8 operating system; Internet connection of at least 10Mbps.
- Medical conditions that may limit physical activity at the level of low intensity cardio-vascular exercise
- Any contraindication related to the integrity of the musculoskeletal system
- Active malignancy
- Uncontrolled epilepsy
- Global aphasia
- Severe apraxia
- Severe ataxia
- Unilateral spatial neglect
- Chronic pain
- Pregnancy
- Adults lacking capacity