The Efficacy of Treadmill Training in Establishing Walking After Stroke


Phase 2 Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- First stroke
- Within 28 days post stroke
- Aged between 50 and 85 years of age
- Unilateral hemiplegia/hemiparesis and
- Score for Item 5 of the Motor Assessment Scale for Stroke < 2

Exclusion Criteria

- Any barriers to taking part in a physical rehabilitation program
- Insufficient cognition/language
- Unstable cardiac status
- Neuro-surgery
- Any pre-morbid history of orthopaedic conditions or any other problems that would preclude patient from relearning to walk.