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.



  • 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


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