STRIPS: Shoulder Taping Reduces Injury and Pain in Stroke "STRIPS"


Phase 3 Results

Summary of Purpose

Background and Rationale: The most commonly seen disabilities in stroke patients are shoulder injuries such as shoulder pain, glenohumeral subluxation, spasticity of shoulder muscles, soft-tissue trauma, rotator cuff tears, and shoulder-hand syndrome. Taping is widely used in the field of rehabilitation as both means of treatment and prevention of sports related injuries. Scarce information is available...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 7 March 2013.

1 Aug 2009 3 Feb 2010 1 Mar 2012 1 Apr 2012 1 Mar 2013 18 Jun 2012
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

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