Simulated Home Therapy Program for the Hand After Stroke


Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- chronic upper extremity hemiparesis subsequent to stroke (minimum of 6 months post-stroke)
- moderate hand impairment classified as Stage 4 on the Chedoke McMaster Stroke Assessment

Exclusion Criteria

- anti-spasticity medications/injections taken less than 6 month prior to enrollment
- contractures greater than 20 degrees
- inability to follow single-step commands
- significant upper extremity pain (self-reported pain of greater than 6 on a 10-point scale)