Clinical Trial

Exercise and Rehabilitation After Traumatic Brain Injury

Study Description

Exercise and Rehabilitation After Traumatic Brain Injury

The purpose of this study is to examine the effects of exercise on recovery after traumatic brain injury. Investigators will determine if exercise enhances rehabilitation by increasing substances (proteins) that can facilitate recovery.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

No pharmaceutical medication involved No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Aerobic Exercise (AER)

Aerobic exercise will be performed with a treadmill or stationary tandem bike 3 times per week. Each exercise session will take about 30 minutes plus 5 to 10 min of warm-up and cool-down. Participants will wear a safety harness.

Rehabilitation

Rehabilitative program is focused on completion of activities of daily living, initiation, appropriate behavior and community integration for five days per week at the Centre for Neuro Skills.

Additional Information

Official Study Title

Effects of Aerobic Exercise and Rehabilitation After Traumatic Brain Injury

Clinical Trial ID

NCT03407924

ParticipAid ID

6dB32e