Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation and Aphasia Language Therapy


Phase 1 Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness of small amounts of electrical current, applied without surgery to the brain, in combination with speech-language treatment, on the language outcome of study subjects with nonfluent aphasia (i.e. difficulty with the comprehension and expression of spoken and written language) following a stroke.

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 12 May 2017.

1 Mar 2010 2 Dec 2011 1 Dec 2016 1 Dec 2016 1 May 2017 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Single Blind (Subject)
  • Purpose: Treatment
  • Endpoint: Safety/Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment


  • Leora R Cherney, Ph.D.