Examining the Effectiveness of Combined Rehabilitation and Botulinum Toxin Injection on Functional Improvement of the Upper Limb After Stroke

Enrolling by invitation

Phase 3 Results N/A

Trial Description

The purpose of this study is to examine the effects of a combination of "Botulinum Toxin (BT) and Upper Limb (UL) rehabilitation" compared to "BT only" on UL motor function in adults with spasticity after stroke using a pre-post design. The research question is whether combination of BT and UL rehabilitation compared to BT only is more effective in improving the UL function, range of motion and pain.

Conditions

Interventions

  • Upper limb rehabiliation Other
    Intervention Desc: 3 months upper rehabilation (twice a week) and then 3 more months upper limb rehabitation ( twice a week)
    ARM 1: Kind: Experimental
    Label: upper limb rehabilitation for total of 6 months
    Description: upper limb rehabiliation

Trial Design

  • Masking: Open Label
  • Purpose: Treatment
  • Endpoint: Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Single Group Assignment

Outcomes

Type Measure Time Frame Safety Issue
Primary Modified Ashworth up tp 2013 No
Secondary Goal attaiment Scale up tp 2013 No

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