Stroke Motor Recovery Trial - Phase II


Phase N/A Results

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

Patients must have an ischemic stroke that is above the level of the midbrain, at least four months old and has been documented by CT or MRI; moderate to moderately severe upper extremity hemiparesis; must be able to discontinue antithrombotic therapy perioperatively for device implantation and removal; must not have a contraindication to MRI (such as weight, pacemaker or other metallic material in the body or anxiety in enclosed places).

Exclusion Criteria

Hemorrhagic stroke, no movement in involved upper extremity, severe tone, history of seizures.