Stepper Aerobic Training on Fitness, Disability, Inflammation and Thrombosis in Stroke Patients


Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Clinical diagnosis of ischemic stroke
- Must be able to ride the stepper
- No cardiovascular disease in the healthy control group

Exclusion Criteria

- Resting heart rate greater than 100 beats per minute
- Atrial fibrillation or flutter
- Poor control of high blood pressure or diabetes
- Patients with peripheral arterial occlusive disease
- Patients with end-stage renal disease
- Patients receiving anticoagulant therapy
- Neurological instability
- Confusion or cognitive dysfunction