In Home VR Therapy


Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Are between the ages of 21 and 80
- Experienced a single stroke at least 6 months prior to enrollment
- Have moderate arm impairment as indicated by a score between 4 and 6 on the Chedoke-McMaster Stroke Assessment, arm subscale
- Live within 20 miles of the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (as study personnel will need to travel to their home)

Exclusion Criteria

- Other neurological, neuromuscular, or orthopedic disease
- Pain in the upper extremity with movements required in the treatment
- Contracture that limits use of the VR system
- Vision problems which would preclude the ability to use the VR system
- Cognitive or language deficits that would prevent them from understanding the tasks
- Concurrent enrollment in another intervention study involving the affected arm or hand
- Botox injection in the arm within the previous 6 months