Motor or sensory imagery for Functional Neuroimaging

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PAFunctional NeuroimagingMotor or sensory imagery - Other
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will use fMRI to map movement in the motor and somatosensory cortex in people with chronic tetraplegia, in order to help guide brain-computer interface electrode design and placement.

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

3 Primary · 0 Secondary · Reporting Duration: up to 4 hours

up to 4 hours
Area of peak activity
Location of peak activity
Peak activity

Trial Safety

Trial Design

1 Treatment Group

fMRI w/ motor or sensory imagery
1 of 1

Experimental Treatment

15 Total Participants · 1 Treatment Group

Primary Treatment: Motor or sensory imagery · No Placebo Group · N/A

fMRI w/ motor or sensory imagery
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Motor or sensory imagery · Intervention Types: Other

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: up to 4 hours

Who is running the clinical trial?

Synchron Medical, Inc.Industry Sponsor
2 Previous Clinical Trials
16 Total Patients Enrolled
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)NIH
1,270 Previous Clinical Trials
456,667 Total Patients Enrolled
University of PittsburghLead Sponsor
1,634 Previous Clinical Trials
16,307,850 Total Patients Enrolled
University of Pittsburgh Medical CenterOTHER
56 Previous Clinical Trials
73,242 Total Patients Enrolled
Carnegie Mellon UniversityOTHER
70 Previous Clinical Trials
536,825 Total Patients Enrolled
Jennifer L Collinger, PhDPrincipal InvestigatorUniversity of Pittsburgh
1 Previous Clinical Trials
6 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 5 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You have good eyesight or wear corrective lenses to achieve good eyesight.
You have difficulty feeling or moving your hands.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is the recruitment of participants for this trial currently underway?

"Affirmative. reveals that this research undertaking, which was originally advertised on August 8th 2019, is actively enrolling patients. It requires the recruitment of 15 individuals at 1 medical facility." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

What is the current sample size of this research study?

"Indeed, according to the research program is actively searching for participants; this trial was first advertised on August 8th 2019 and most recently updated on April 12th 2022 with a requirement of 15 volunteers at 1 medical centre." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.