Life Balance and Bimanual Activities After Stroke

Recruiting

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- first-ever stroke, as defined by the WHO criteria
- assessed and included within the first week after admission in the rehabilitation center and within the first six weeks after stroke onset
- unilateral motor impairment in the upper limb (UL - Fügl-Meyer score ≤ 60)
- minimally 18 years old
- substantial cooperation to perform the assessments
- written informed consent

Exclusion Criteria

- other neurological impairments with permanent damage such as multiple sclerosis or Parkinson's disease
- a subdural hematoma, tumor, encephalitis or trauma that lead to similar symptoms as a stroke