Robot Assisted Training and physiotherapy for Upper Limb deficiency after Stroke

A multicentre randomised controlled trial to determine whether robot assisted training improves upper limb function after stroke. Robot assisted training will be compared to i) an enhanced upper limb therapy programme consisting of repeated practice of everyday activities using the arm and ii) usual NHS rehabilitation


RATULS is funded by a grant from the National Institute for Health Research’s HTA programme.

Population Health Sciences Institute Biostatistics Research Group

Population Health Sciences Institute, Newcastle University, Baddiley-Clark Building, Richardson Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4AX, UK