Rehabilitation of Early Stroke Patients Using an AFO: an RCT


Phase 1/2 Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

Stroke is a major cause of disabilities worldwide. Stroke survivors commonly exhibit walking defects which lead to an altered, slow speed and asymmetric gait pattern. The main aims of rehabilitation are to enhance recovery of movement control and regain walking ability. Ankle-foot orthoses (AFOs), braces which encompass the foot and ankle joint extending to a point below the knee, are commonly prescribed to...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 11 January 2010.

1 Jan 2010 2 Nov 2009 1 Apr 2011 1 Sep 2011 1 Nov 2009 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Basics




Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Open Label
  • Purpose: Supportive Care
  • Endpoint: Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment