Neurosleeve for Spinal Muscular Atrophy

Nemours Children's Hospital, Wilmington, DE
Spinal Muscular Atrophy+13 More ConditionsNeurosleeve - Device
Any Age
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial is testing a new device that could help people with arm weakness or paralysis to improve arm function.

Eligible Conditions
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Spastic Weakness
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Arm Paralysis
  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis)
  • Weakness of Extremities After Stroke
  • Hemiparesis
  • Arthrogryposis
  • Stroke
  • Quadriplegia
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Muscular Dystrophy

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 1 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 8 weeks

8 Weeks
Upper arm
8 weeks
Change from Baseline Motricity Index score at 8 weeks
Change in ABILHAND-Kids questionnaire score at 8 weeks (for participants aged < 18)
Change in Box and Blocks score at 8 weeks
Change in Canadian Occupational Performance Measure score at 8 weeks

Trial Safety

Awards & Highlights

No Placebo Group
All patients enrolled in this trial will receive the new treatment.

Trial Design

1 Treatment Group

Treatment Arm
1 of 1

Experimental Treatment

20 Total Participants · 1 Treatment Group

Primary Treatment: Neurosleeve · No Placebo Group · N/A

Treatment Arm
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Neurosleeve · Intervention Types: Device

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 8 weeks

Who is running the clinical trial?

Thomas Jefferson UniversityLead Sponsor
416 Previous Clinical Trials
136,794 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age Any Age · All Participants · 2 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You have weakness caused by a long-term neurological or orthopedic condition/injury that happened at least 6 months ago.
You do not have any problems that limit the movement of your affected leg(s) and prevent you from using a wearable, powered orthotic device on your arm.