Study of Modified Constraint-Induced Aphasia Therapy Schedule to Treat Patients Following Sub-acute Stroke "MCIAT"

Completed

Phase N/A Results N/A

Trial Description

The purpose of this study is to assess the feasibility of modified Constraint-Induced Aphasia Therapy (CIAT) in the early sub-acute stage and to examine the efficacy of modified CIAT versus standard treatment with the same intensity of intervention.

Conditions

Interventions

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor)
  • Purpose: Treatment
  • Endpoint: Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment

Outcomes

Type Measure Time Frame Safety Issue
Primary Change of aphasia and aphasic syndromes by Aachen Aphasia Test (AAT) pretreatment and 4 weeks Yes
Primary change from pretreatment in Aachen Aphasia Test at 8 weeks pretreatment and 8 weeks Yes
Primary change from pretreatment in Aachen Aphasia Test at 1 year pretreatment and 1 year Yes
Secondary Change of Communicative Activity (CAL) pretreatment and 4 weeks Yes
Secondary change from pretreatment in communication activity (CAL)at 8 weeks pretreatment and 8 weeks Yes
Secondary Change from pretreatment in communication activity (CAL)at 1 year pretreatment and 1 year Yes

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