NOn-invasive Repeated THerapeutic STimulation for Aphasia Recovery "NORTHSTAR"


Phase N/A Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

The current standard of care for rehabilitation of patients with aphasia after stroke is conventional speech and language therapy (SLT). Due to economic realities on most stroke units, SLT can often not be given with optimal intensity in the first weeks after the stroke. Developing new adjuvant therapies which may render SLT sessions more effective is thus one approach to improve rehabilitation outcome. Recent...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 11 May 2015.

1 Dec 2013 10 Dec 2013 1 Jan 2016 Unavailable 1 May 2015 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Basics

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Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Outcomes Assessor)
  • Purpose: Treatment
  • Endpoint: Safety/Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment