An Advanced Mathematical Analysis of Upper Limb Muscle Synergies and Their Role in Motor Dysfunction Following Stroke - Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago

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An Advanced Mathematical Analysis of Upper Limb Muscle Synergies and Their Role in Motor Dysfunction Following Stroke

Objective

This study is being done to find out how upper limb muscle coordination (how shoulder and elbow muscles work together) is affected following stroke.

IRB Protocol Number
STU00034701
Principal Investigator(s)
Randall Beer
Eric Perreault
Leslie Rydberg
W. Zev Rymer

Clinical Trial Categories

  • Musculoskeletal Research
  • Stroke Research
  • General Rehabilitation

Compensation

  • Provided
Sponsor(s)
American Heart Association
Contact
Jinsook Roh, PhD at 312-238-1273
or j-roh@northwestern.edu
Who Can Participate
  • Stroke survivors (more than 1 year post-onset)
  • Healthy control subjects, ages 35 -80

$40 per visit (experiment)