Recruitment

Recruitment Status
Unknown status
Estimated Enrollment
20

Inclusion Criterias

Injury between 6 months and 5 years
Intracranial hemorrhage
Injury between 6 months and 5 years
Intracranial hemorrhage

Exclusion Criterias

Traumatic brain injury
Epilepsy
Metal implants in the head
...
Traumatic brain injury
Epilepsy
Metal implants in the head
Other neurological disorders

Summary

Conditions
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Type
Interventional
Design
  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
  • Masking: Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
  • Primary Purpose: Treatment

Participation Requirements

Age
Between 18 years and 80 years
Gender
Both males and females

Description

Aim: To investigate the effect of anodal transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) for upper limb training of individuals with sequelae from intracranial hemorrhage. Design: Triple-blinded randomised controlled trial Study population: Patients with intracranial hemorrhage (ICH) of non-traumatic...

Aim: To investigate the effect of anodal transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) for upper limb training of individuals with sequelae from intracranial hemorrhage. Design: Triple-blinded randomised controlled trial Study population: Patients with intracranial hemorrhage (ICH) of non-traumatic aetiology. Between 6 months and five years from injury. Intervention: Group 1 receive five days of upper limb occupational therapy in combination with anodal stimulation Group 2 receive five days of upper limb occupational therapy in combination with sham stimulation The intervention takes place at patients' home address. Assessment tool: Patients complete the Jebsen Taylor Hand Function Test at baseline, post-intervention and at 7 days follow-up.

Inclusion Criterias

Injury between 6 months and 5 years
Intracranial hemorrhage
Injury between 6 months and 5 years
Intracranial hemorrhage

Exclusion Criterias

Traumatic brain injury
Epilepsy
Metal implants in the head
...
Traumatic brain injury
Epilepsy
Metal implants in the head
Other neurological disorders

Locations

Hammel, Jutland, 8450
Hammel, Jutland, 8450

Tracking Information

NCT #
NCT01992991
Collaborators
Not Provided
Investigators
Study Director: Henning Andersen, MD, PhD Hammel Neurorehabilitation and Research Centre