Locomotor Training for Neurological Disease


Phase 1 Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- stroke or hemiparesis
- able to walk but has residual gait deficit (including those who walk with a cane or walker
- This is their first and only stroke
- Able to walk for 5 minutes at their self-paced speed
- Children age 2-17; Adults age 18-80

Exclusion Criteria

- Cerebellar signs (e.g.ataxic hemiparesis)
- Congestive heart failure
- Peripheral artery disease with claudication
- Pulmonary or renal failure
- Unstable angina
- Uncontrolled hypertension (>190/110 mmHg)
- Dementia
- Severe aphasia
- Orthopedic or pain conditions
- Foster children
- Pregnancy