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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Corticospinal Efficacy as a Prognostic Indicator for Walking Recovery Post-stroke
Principal Investigator:

Carolynn Patten

Location: Martinez, CA
Congressional District Code: 3
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: June 2015 - December 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $0
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


 DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Stroke is the leading cause of serious, chronic disability in adults worldwide. Over 750,000 cases of first- ever stroke occur in the United States each year accounting for over half of all acute neurological hospital admissions. While two-thirds of persons who suffer a stroke regain the ability to walk, the resulting gait pattern is slow, asymmetrical and metabolically inefficient Walking dysfunction represents one of the greatest physical limitatio...

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