Tele-rehabilitation in the Home With Gaming as a Method of Improving Upper Extremity Function After Stroke

Recruiting

Phase N/A Results N/A

Update History

14 May '16
The eligibility criteria were updated.
New
Inclusion Criteria: - Time since stroke onset less than 1 year. - Ability to actively extend at least 10 degrees at the Metacarpophalangeal and Interphalangeal joints and 10 degrees at the wrist. At least 30 degree of active flexion-extension at elbow and some active movements present at the shoulder joint. - English speaking. - No clinical evidence of cognitive impairment (screened by physician or therapist). - Have a personal computer at home. - Lives in Winnipeg. - Able to provide informed consent. Exclusion Criteria: - Patients having excessive spasticity, pain or contractures in the more affected limb will not be included in the study. - Convulsive seizures preventing adequate attention to task. - Problem with vision. - Aphasia. - Apraxia.
Old
Inclusion Criteria: - Time since stroke onset less than 1 year. - Ability to actively extend at least 10 degrees at the Metacarpophalangeal and Interphalangeal joints and 10 degrees at the wrist. At least 30 degree of active flexion-extension at elbow and some active movements present at the shoulder joint. - English speaking. - No clinical evidence of cognitive impairment (screened by physician or therapist). - Have a personal computer at home. - Lives in Winnipeg. - Able to provide informed consent. Exclusion Criteria: - Patients having excessive spasticity, pain or contractures in the more affected limb will not be included in the study. - Convulsive seizures preventing adequate attention to task. - Problem with vision. - Aphasia. - Apraxia.
A location was updated in Winnipeg.
New
The overall status was updated to "Recruiting" at School of Medical Rehabilitation , University of Mantioba.
A location was updated in Winnipeg.
New
The overall status was updated to "Recruiting" at Riverview Health Centre.