Simultaneous Bimanual Training to Improve Post-Stroke

ID Number 08-0061-00002

Principal Investigator(s)
Preeti Raghavan, MD

Department(s) or Division(s)
Rehabilitation Medicine

Description

The research study will investigate whether simultaneous practice of bimanual homologous finger movements assisted with a specially designed device, the Finger Independence Trainer (FIT), will facilitate the recovery of (1) independent finger movements, (2) finger extension, and (3) grasp-release in the involved hand compared with unimanual practice in the acute and/or chronic post-stroke period.



Contact Information
Preeti Raghavan
(212) 241-9592
Preeti.Raghavan@mountsinai.org


Recruiting Patients: No