The ATLET Study: Can Subjects With Incomplete Spinal Cord Injury Learn to Walk?

Rehabilitation
Standing/walking/mobility
Online since 18 March 2024, updated 21 days ago

About this trial

This trial is enrolling 60 individuals with chronic spinal cord injury to test the effect of a manual locomotor training compared to robotic assisted training on walking ability. If included, participants will undergo 60 min walking training sessions either with or without the robot, up to 3 times per week for 60 days during a 6 months period. Final testing on walking ability will be performed 2-4 weeks after training is completed.

Included participants

Gender
All
Age
18 - 70 years
Injury level
C1 - S5
  • Severity (AIS)?
  • AIS-C
    AIS-D
    Time since injury
    ≥ 2 years
  • Injury type
  • Traumatic

    Healthy volunteers
    No
    C1-S5
    Additionally, participants must
    NOT have had a previous knee- or hip replacement
    Live within driving distance of Oslo (< 70 km)

    What’s involved

    Type

    Rehabilitation

    Details

    - participants will undergo 60 min walking training sessions either with or without the robot. - training will be performed up to 3 times per week for 60 days during a 6 months period. - Final testing on walking ability will be performed after 2-4 weeks after training is completed.

    Potential benefits

    Main benefits

    Standing/walking/mobility

    Additional benefits

    General health

    Mental health

    Sensory function

    Good to know: Potential benefits are defined as outcomes that are being measured during and/or after the trial.

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    • Trial recruitment status
    • Ended
    • Trial start date
    • 1 Aug 2008
    • Organisation
    • North Norway Rehabilitation Center
    • Trial recruitment status
    • Ended
    • Trial start date
    • 1 Aug 2008
    • Organisation
    • North Norway Rehabilitation Center

    Wings for Life supports SCITrialsFinder

    Wings for Life has proudly initiated, led and funded the new version of the SCI Trials Finder website. Wings for Life aims to find a cure for spinal cord injuries. The not-for-profit foundation funds world-class scientific research and clinical trials around the globe.

    Learn more