With Stimulation for Spinal Cord Injury

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Spinal Cord InjuryOrthostatic tilt - DiagnosticTest
21 - 70
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial is testing a new way to help people with spinal cord injuries who often have low blood pressure.

Eligible Conditions
  • Spinal Cord Injury

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

3 Primary · 5 Secondary · Reporting Duration: through study completion, up to 2 years

Year 2
Concentration of Aldosterone
Concentration of Renin
Year 2
Amplitude of TSCS
Concentration of Norepinephrine
Electrode placement
Frequency of TSCS
Systolic blood pressure
Velocity of Arterial stiffness

Trial Safety

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

With Stimulation
1 of 2
Without Stimulation
1 of 2

Active Control

Non-Treatment Group

10 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: With Stimulation · Has Placebo Group · N/A

With StimulationActiveComparator Group · 2 Interventions: Orthostatic tilt, DS8R · Intervention Types: DiagnosticTest, Device
Without Stimulation
PlaceboComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Orthostatic tilt · Intervention Types: DiagnosticTest

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: through study completion, up to 2 years

Who is running the clinical trial?

Kessler FoundationOTHER
155 Previous Clinical Trials
10,305 Total Patients Enrolled
VA Office of Research and DevelopmentLead Sponsor
1,485 Previous Clinical Trials
2,742,209 Total Patients Enrolled
Caitlyn Peters, PhDPrincipal InvestigatorJames J. Peters Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Eligibility Criteria

Age 21 - 70 · All Participants · 8 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You are not ambulatory.
You are able to give informed consent.\n