Paired Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS) With Rehabilitation for Upper Limb Function Improvement After Stroke


Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria


Inclusion Criteria

1. History of unilateral supratentorial ischemic stroke that occurred at least 6 months prior
2. Age > 18 years and < 80 years
3. Right or left sided weakness of upper extremity

Exclusion Criteria

1. Hemorrhagic stroke
2. Any deficits in language or attention that interferes with reasonable study participation
3. Presence of significant apraxia
4. Profound Sensory loss
5. Active major neurological or psychiatric diagnosis that would likely interfere with study protocol including alcohol or drug abuse