Navigated Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in Monitoring Stroke Recovery


Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- one sided ischemic stroke confirmed by radiology
- 20-80 years old

Exclusion Criteria

- hemorrhagic stroke
- brainstem stroke
- cerebellar stroke
- thalamic stroke
- seizure with the recent stroke
- any history of uncontrolled seizure
- history of epilepsy
- pregnancy or planning on getting pregnant during the next year
- MRI incompatibility (e.g. metal implants in body)
- recent history (past year) of alcohol and drug abuse (due to lack of follow up)
Other criteria include TMS exclusions: aneurysm clips, previous surgery over motor cortex, open craniotomy