Intermittent Hypoxia (AIH) + Transcutaneous Electrical Spinal Cord Stimulation (TESS) for Spinal Cord Injury
This trial will test if electrical stimulation of the spinal cord, combined with breathing low-oxygen levels, can improve hand function in people with chronic spinal cord injuries.
- Spinal Cord Injury
Inclusion CriteriaYou will be eligible if you check “Yes” for the criteria below
Study ObjectivesOutcome measures can provide a clearer picture of what you can expect from a treatment.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Who meets the criteria for participation in this clinical investigation?
"This medical trial is recruiting 10 participants aged between 18-65 with existing spinal cord injuries. Additionally, they must fulfill the remaining criteria: be medically stable and have obtained their physician's permission to take part in this study, suffer from a SCI at or below C3 and at or above C7 level, experience an unchanging etiology for their injury, present an AIS categorization of either C or D upon initial assessment, have been affected by a chronic condition for over one year before enrolment; as well as demonstrate difficulty when performing manual tasks during everyday life."
Are there any vacant spots for participation in this research?
"According to contemporary reports on clinicaltrials.gov, this trial is presently enrolling subjects. The initial posting was made on October 1st 2022 and the details were most recently updated on June 24th 2022."
Does this clinical trial afford the opportunity for octogenarians to participate?
"This trial's parameters stipulate that all applicants must be within the 18 to 65 age bracket. In contrast, there are 74 trials recruiting minors and 401 studies enrolling seniors."
How many volunteers have joined this clinical trial?
"Yes, according to clinicaltrials.gov this trial is currently seeking out participants. The study was posted on October 1st 2022 and updated last June 24th 2022. Ten individuals are needed for the research which will take place at a single location."