Therapeutic trial of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation after acute ischemic stroke

Completed

Phase N/A Results

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

Acute hemiplegia with single thromboembolic nonhemorrhagic infarction, documented by CT in the distribution of middle cerebral artery.

Exclusion Criteria

Head injury or neurologic disease other than stroke, unstable cardiac dysrhythmia, previous administration of tranquilizer, or patients who were unable to give informed consent because of severe aphasia, anosognosia, or cognitive deficit.