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Table 3 Training, clinical and descending motor projection outcomes

From: Repetitive reaching training combined with transcranial Random Noise Stimulation in stroke survivors with chronic and severe arm paresis is feasible: a pilot, triple-blind, randomised case series

ID tRNS group Total repetitions Wrist MRC/15 Triceps MRC/15 MAS6,/6 REACH,/5 Asymmetry index
T0 T1 T2 T0 T1 T2 T0 T1 T2 T0 T1 T2
P1 Active 1763 2 3 3 10 12 12 1 1 1 1 2 2 0.02
P2 Placebo 1128 2 2 2 3 6 7 2 3 2 0 1 1 0.11
P3 Active 1015 0 0 1 3 3 2 0 1 1 0 0 1 NP
P4 Placebo 1696 1 1 2 3 6 6 1 1 1 0 0 1 NP
  1. MAS6 Motor Assessment Scale Item 6 Upper Arm Function, MRC Medical Research Council strength grading including + and – to achieve a possible 15 points, NP not possible, REACH Rating Everyday Arm use in the Community and Home, tRNS transcranial random noise stimulation; T0 baseline (0-weeks), T1 post training (4-weeks), T2 follow up (12-weeks)