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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Stroke Rehabilitation, Ischemic Preconditioning or Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine
and you are
between 40 and 80
years old
The phase for this study is not defined.
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The purpose

This study will be the first study to use ischemic preconditioning (IPC) as an intervention to improve stroke rehabilitation. IPC is a well studied, well tolerated intervention which has been shown to improve regional blood flow, motor neuron excitability and muscle function in multiple patient groups and in young, healthy subjects. Because IPC targets three physiological systems which are all affected by stroke, we hypothesize that repeated bouts of IPC during the first days to months following stroke (when the majority of recovery occurs) will make traditional rehabilitation strategies more effective.

Provided treatments

  • Other: Ischemic Preconditioning
  • Other: Sham

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Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT03023150. The sponsor of the trial is Medical College of Wisconsin and it is looking for 50 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
Ischemic Preconditioning as an Intervention to Improve Stroke Rehabilitation