Fostering Eating After Stroke With Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation "FEASt"


Phase N/A Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

Swallowing difficulties are common after a stroke and can lead to serious complications like pneumonia and malnutrition. Unfortunately, there are no effective treatment for improving swallowing in stroke patients. Previous investigations have shown that recovery of swallowing functions occurs from reorganization ("rewiring") of the non-involved cerebral hemisphere. In this study, we propose to investigate...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 6 March 2018.

1 Sep 2013 6 Aug 2013 1 Aug 2018 1 Sep 2018 1 Mar 2018 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
  • Purpose: Treatment
  • Endpoint: Safety/Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment