Transcranial Galvanic Stimulation After Stroke "TraGAT"

Completed

Phase N/A Results

Summary of Purpose

Transcranial galvanic stimulation (tDCS) seems to promote motor recovery after stroke by stimulating (anodal) or inhibiting (cathodal) neural circuits in the brain. In the treatment of severe arm paresis after stroke, robot-assisted arm training (AT) proved to be effective, but nevertheless only a few patients could use their affected hand functionally in daily life after robot training. Therefore the present...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 18 March 2011.

1 Dec 2006 1 Dec 2006 1 Aug 2009 1 Dec 2009 1 Nov 2006 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Non-Randomized
  • Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator)
  • Purpose: Treatment
  • Endpoint: Safety/Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Factorial Assignment

Contacts

  • Cordula [cwerner@reha-hesse.de]

    bhesse@zedat.fu-berlin.de