Theta-Burst-Stimulation in Recurrent Stroke Recovery


Phase 2 Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- written consent
- age: 40-90 years
- recurrent stroke
- hemiparesis with impaired hand motor function

Exclusion Criteria

- Subjects who are legally detained in an official institute (ยง20 MPG)
- Electronic implants or ferromagnetic Implants located in the head, neck or thorax (e.g. clips, intracranial shunt, artificial heart valve, pacemaker)
- Medication pump (e.g. insulin pump)
- Metal splinters in eye or head
- Pregnancy / breastfeeding
- Severe Neurodegenerative disease
- Severe Neuroinflammatory disease
- History of seizures / epilepsy
- Physical addiction to alcohol, medication, or drugs (excluded: nicotine)
- Insufficient compliance
- Present or past malignant tumor involving the central nervous system
- Severe Psychiatric disease
- Frequent medication with benzodiazepines, high-potency antipsychotics or tricyclic antidepressants before hospitalization or long-term during hospitalization