Volitional Swallowing in Stroke Patients With Chronic Dysphagia


Phase 2 Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

This study will compare several techniques designed to improve the ability to swallow in stroke patients with chronic dysphagia (difficulty swallowing). Healthy volunteers 20 to 60 years of age and people 20 to 90 years of age who have had a stroke resulting in swallowing problems may be eligible for this study. Volunteers are screened with a medical history, physical examination, and urine test for women to...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 30 June 2017.

17 Mar 2006 22 Mar 2006 16 Dec 2009 16 Dec 2009 29 Oct 2010 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor)
  • Purpose: Treatment
  • Endpoint: Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment


  • National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) 9000 Rockville Bethesda, MD 20892