Moving a Paralyzed Hand Through Use of a Brain-Computer Interface


Phase Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

This study will gain information on methods of control of a prosthetic arm in stroke patients or traumatic brain inury patients through a technique called "brain-computer interface" (BCI). BCI allows for direct communication between man and machine. Brain cells communicate by producing electrical impulses that help to create such things as thoughts, memory, consciousness and emotions. In BCI, brain waves are...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 2 May 2018.

17 Oct 2005 19 Oct 2005 Unavailable 23 Jul 2013 23 Jul 2013 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

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  • Patient Recruitment and Public Liaison Office (800) 411-1222

  • TTY


  • Leonardo G Cohen, M.D.

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