Vestibular Rehabilitation for Strokepatients With Dizziness

Recruiting

Phase N/A Results N/A

Trial Description

Recently, the investigators has shown that dizziness is common among patients with first time stroke and that it affects self perceived health. There are indications that vestibular rehabilitation can have effect of neurological causes of dizziness and vertigo and it therefore seems important to find out if vestibular rehabilitation can affect dizziness among patients with stroke.
The aim of this study is to find out if vestibular rehabilitation can have any effect on function, balance and self-rated health among patients with first time stroke.

Conditions

Interventions

  • Vestibular rehabilitation Other
    Intervention Desc: Usual rehabilitation and four different vestibular rehabilitation exercises, adapted to the individual patient
    ARM 1: Kind: Experimental
    Label: Vestibular rehabiliation
    Description: Vestibular rehabiliation

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Single Blind (Investigator)
  • Purpose: Treatment
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment

Outcomes

Type Measure Time Frame Safety Issue
Primary The Activities-specific Balance Confidence Scale Change between baseline and three months after baseline No
Primary EuroQol 5D Change between baseline and three months after baseline No
Primary The Berg Balance Scale Change between baseline and three months after baseline No

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