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The Effect of Spontaneous Hand Gestures on Stuttering in Children With Down Syndrome

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: NCT03698539
Recruitment Status : Not yet recruiting
First Posted : October 9, 2018
Last Update Posted : October 9, 2018
Marguerite-Marie Delacroix
KU Leuven
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Universitaire Ziekenhuizen Leuven

No Study Results Posted on for this Study
Recruitment Status : Not yet recruiting
Estimated Primary Completion Date : August 2019
Estimated Study Completion Date : August 2020
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