Elbow Extension Restoration Surgery in People With Tetraplegia: Evolution of the Muscular Co-activations of the Upper Limb During the Post-operative Rehabilitation

Surgery
Arm/hand function
Online since 8 November 2021, updated 922 days ago

About this trial

Patients with C5 or C6 tetraplegia have paralysis of the triceps brachii. Elbow extension can be surgically restored by transferring the tendon from a preserved muscle onto the tendon of the paralyzed...

Included participants

Gender
All
Age
≥ 18 years
Injury level
C5 - C6
  • Severity (AIS)?
  • AIS-A
    AIS-B
    AIS-C
    AIS-D
    Time since injury
    ≥ 0 hours
  • Injury type
  • Traumatic

    Healthy volunteers
    No
    C5-C6

    What’s involved

    Type

    Surgery

    Details

    There are no details yet

    Potential benefits

    Main benefits

    Arm/hand function

    Additional benefits

    General health

    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
    • 10 Sep 2018
    • Organisation
    • Nantes University Hospital
    • Trial recruitment status
    • Ended
    • Trial start date
    • 10 Sep 2018
    • Organisation
    • Nantes University Hospital

    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