Evaluation of Transfer Kinematics and Kinetics in Patients Chronic Post-stroke Using the Tibion Bionic Leg

Completed

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Single ischemic stroke with residual unilateral lower-extremity weakness
- Chronic post-stroke (>12 months since event)
- Eligible to participate to lower extremity physical therapy
- Age 30 years or greater
- Able to ambulate at least 10 meters without therapist assistance
- Able to ambulate without a leg brace
- Able to transfer from sitting to standing without physical assistance from a therapist
- Able to transfer from standing to sitting without physical assistance from a therapist
- Subject must understand the nature of the study and provide written informed consent prior to enrollment.
- Subject must be willing and able to attend all study sessions

Exclusion Criteria

- Medically unstable
- Age younger than 30 years
- Subacute post-stroke (< 12 months since event)
- Status-post multiple strokes
- Status-post traumatic brain injury
- Not eligible to participate in lower extremity physical therapy
- Concomitant degenerative neurological conditions
- Not able to ambulate at least 10 meters without therapist assistance
- Unable to ambulate without a leg brace
- Unable to transfer from sitting to standing without physical assistance from a therapist
- Unable to transfer from standing to sitting without physical assistance from a therapist
- Unable to follow instructions, complete follow-up, or provide informed consent.
- Currently enrolled in another investigational device or drug trial