This study aims to determine the effect of a supervised home-based physical fitness program on the aerobic capacity, quality of gait and health related quality of life in people with chronic ischemic stroke. Secondly, feasibility of the program for implementing a long term lifestyle change will be investigated.
- Home base stroke rehabilitation Behavioral
Intervention Desc: The intervention consists of physiotherapy exercises targeting functional and physical capacity. ARM 1: Kind: Experimental Label: Intervention group Description: Stroke patients from the intervention group will be, on top of usual care, offered a holistic home based and semi-supervised stroke rehabilitation program followed by a period of tele-supervision.
- Allocation: Randomized
- Masking: Open Label
- Purpose: Treatment
- Endpoint: Safety/Efficacy Study
- Intervention: Parallel Assignment
|Type||Measure||Time Frame||Safety Issue|
|Primary||Change in peak oxygen uptake||4 weeks, 8 weeks and 5 months after start of rehabilitation||No|