Fast Stepping in Stroke Patients for Fall Prediction and Prevention:Control Mechanisms and Clinical Implications

Active, not recruiting

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

Healthy adults
- Age ang Sex are correspond with the stroke subjects(between 40 and 75 years old)
- being willing to accept one-year follow-up examination
- being willing to sign an informed consent approved by the Human Subjects Committee of the National Taiwan University Hospital Stroke patients
- between 40 and 75 years old
- stroke confirmed by ICD-10-CM (including I60, I61, I62, I63, I67, and I69)
- first stroke with single side hemiplegia and received acute treatment at NTUH
- being willing to sign an informed consent approved by the Human Subjects Committee of the National Taiwan University Hospital
- able to step forward, laterally and backward independently without assistive device
Excursion criteria:
Healthy adults
- - having other neurological diseases, or moderate to severe neuromuscular or musculoskeletal disorders, or disorders from systematic diseases those would influence the belance or motor ability Stroke patients
- having unstable vital sign, unconsciousness, or obvious cognitive, perception, and language impairment, and couldn't communicate with the experimenters
- having other neurological diseases, or moderate to severe neuromuscular or musculoskeletal or cardiovascular disorders, or disorders from systematic diseases other than stroke