The Effects of rTMS and tDCS Combined With Robotic Rehabilitation In Patients With Spinal Cord Injury

Technology
Standing/walking/mobility
Online since 19 February 2024, updated 51 days ago

About this trial

The purpose of this study is to assess the effect of rTMS and tDCS combined with robotic therapy on motor functional recovery and gait parameters...

Included participants

Gender
All
Age
18 - 65 years
Injury level
C1 - T12
  • Severity (AIS)?
  • Time since injury
    6 months - 2 years
  • Injury type
  • Traumatic

    Healthy volunteers
    No
    C1-T12
    Additionally, participants must
    NOT have a cardiac pacemaker
    NOT have had brain surgery
    NOT have a metallic implant in brain or scalp

    What’s involved

    Type

    Technology

    Details

    After being informed about study and potential risks, all patient giving written informed consent will undergo screening period determine eligibility for study entry. The patients who meet the eligibility requirements will be randomized into four groups in a 1:1 ratio to active rTMS, sham rTMS, active tDCS and sham tDCS.

    Potential benefits

    Main benefits

    Standing/walking/mobility

    Additional benefits

    General health

    Pain

    Spasticity

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

    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.

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    • Trial recruitment status
    • Active
    • Trial start date
    • 15 Jan 2021
    • Organisation
    • Ankara City Hospital Bilkent
    • Trial recruitment status
    • Active
    • Trial start date
    • 15 Jan 2021
    • Organisation
    • Ankara City Hospital Bilkent

    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