Pedaling Exercises for Disability and Activity Limitations "PEDAL"


Phase 1/2 Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- diagnosis of stroke
- no major contraindications to participating in light-to-moderate exertion
- able to follow and retain verbal directions to carry out simple lower extremity repetitive exercises
- planned discharge to home with family available to assist

Exclusion Criteria

- pre-morbid limitations in walking related to another medical disease
- body mass index >30
- fractures or contractures that prevent use of an extremity for pedaling
- impairment in cognition that precludes a full understanding of the risks and benefits of this study