Strength Training for Skeletal Muscle Adaptation After Stroke

Active, not recruiting

Phase N/A Results

Summary of Purpose

Chronically disabled stroke survivors experience accelerated skeletal muscle atrophy and other detrimental changes to muscle and surrounding tissues on the paretic side. This unilateral tissue-level damage contributes to worsening disability and insulin resistance. This VA Merit Award will advance the investigators' understanding of the potential for strength training (ST) to reverse stroke-related muscle...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 29 January 2018.

1 Apr 2009 22 Jan 2009 31 Aug 2013 31 Dec 2018 1 Jan 2018 29 Dec 2014
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

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