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NCT01897025 : Combined Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation and Motor Imagery-based Robotic Arm Training for Stroke Rehabilitation
PhasePhase 2
AgesMin: 21 Years Max: 70 Years
Inclusion Criteria:

- first ever haemorrhagic or ischaemic subcortical stroke more than 9 months prior to
study enrollment

- upper extremity impairment of 11-45 on the Fugl-Meyer assessment scale

Exclusion Criteria:

- epilepsy

- neglect

- cognitive impairment

- other neurological or psychiatric diseases

- severe arm pain

- spasticity score >2 on the Modified Ashworth Scale in the shoulder or elbow

- contraindications to TMS or tDCS (cranial implants, ventricular shunts, pacemakers,
intrathecal pumps)

- grip strength <10kg as measured by a dynamometer

- participation in other interventions or trials targeting stroke motor recovery.
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