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Independence Stairs Climbing Ability Prediction During the Sub-acute Rehabilitation Phase of People After Stroke

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Know the risks and potential benefits of clinical studies and talk to your health care provider before participating. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT03742674
Recruitment Status : Not yet recruiting
First Posted : November 15, 2018
Last Update Posted : November 20, 2018
Tel Aviv University
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Sheba Medical Center

Brief Summary:
Independence stairs climbing ability prediction during the sub-acute rehabilitation phase of people after stroke

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
CVA Other: Follow up

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 45 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Independence Stairs Climbing Ability Prediction During the Sub-acute Rehabilitation Phase of People After Stroke
Estimated Study Start Date : November 2018
Estimated Primary Completion Date : November 2020
Estimated Study Completion Date : November 2020

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Rehabilitation

Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
Cohort patients post stroke Other: Follow up
No intervention

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Independently climbing stairs ability [ Time Frame: Through study completion, an average of 1-2 years ]
    Yes / No

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Time post stroke [ Time Frame: Through study completion, an average of 1-2 years ]

  2. Time for ascending and descending staircase [ Time Frame: Through study completion, an average of 1-2 years ]

  3. Stairs climbing tipe [ Time Frame: Through study completion, an average of 1-2 years ]
    Step over / Step to, use of handrail

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 69 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Post stroke Age 18-69 years Hospitalized in brain injury rehabilitation at Sheba Tel-Hashomer medical center

Inclusion Criteria:

  • First cerebro vascular accident (CVA) diagnosis
  • Basic cognitive and communicative abilities

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Traumatic brain injury (TBI)
  • Confusion state and lack of cooperation due to brain lesion
  • Unstable cardiovascular status
  • Independently climbing stairs ability at entrance
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Responsible Party: Sheba Medical Center Identifier: NCT03742674    
Other Study ID Numbers: SHEBA-18-5299-OK-CTIL
First Posted: November 15, 2018    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: November 20, 2018
Last Verified: November 2018

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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No