Fast Muscle Activation and Stepping Training (FAST) Post-stroke "FAST"


Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Study population: Subjects with a diagnosis of stroke

Inclusion Criteria

- first stroke (<6 months ago)
- presence of hemiparesis in the lower extremity
- minimum Berg Balance Score (BBS) of 30/56
- cognitive ability to give informed consent

Exclusion Criteria

- bilateral stroke, or a previous stroke in the other hemisphere
- severe co-morbidity that is likely to dominate the pattern of care
- co-existing peripheral neuropathies or disorders of the vestibular apparatus
- musculoskeletal problems
- global aphasia or receptive aphasia