Randomized Trial of Transcranial Theta-burst Stimulation and Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation


Phase N/A Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

Background: Stroke is a leading cause of adult disability. Non-invasive brain stimulation can induce significant and sustained improvements in functional outcome. However the effect is inconsistent and difficult to predict, in particular in the subacute phase after stroke. Although several different stimulation techniques are available, it is unknown which is suitable for which patient. Objectives: This...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 11 May 2016.

1 Sep 2013 6 Jan 2014 1 Mar 2016 1 Mar 2016 1 May 2016 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

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


  • Adrian G Guggisberg, MD