Use of Botox in Spasticity of the Ankles

What we are studying

The purpose of this research study is to investigate how safe and how well BOTOX® works in the treatment of adults who have experienced a stroke resulting in spasticity in one of their ankles. Spasticity is a state of increased muscle tone that can cause stiff and awkward movements.

Who we are studying

  • Men and Women
  • Races:
    • White
    • African American
    • Asian
    • American Indian or Alaska Native
    • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
    • Other
  • All Ethnicities
  • Ages 18 - 85

Eligibility Criteria

  • Diagnosed with lower limb spasticity due to a stroke
  • Most recent stroke must be at least 3 months before beginning the study

What is involved

  • Participation includes a maximum of 60 weeks and includes up to 16 scheduled visits and 3 telephone calls

Compensation

You will be paid a total of $ 1,315.00 if you complete all the scheduled study visits;$145.00 for screening visit, $125.00 for randomization visit, $45 for visit 3, $40 for visit 4, $70 for visit 5, $45 for visit 6, $110 for visit 7, $ 125 for visit 8 (up to 3 visits), $0 for telephone visit 9 (up to 3 visits), $50.00 for visit 10 (up to 5 visits) and $110.00 for visit 11.

Contact Information

Study Coordinator
Sally Mauney
Email
smauney@wakehealth.edu
Phone
336-713-7529

Disclaimer: The information on this website is for general informational purposes only and SHOULD NOT be relied upon as a substitute for sound professional medical advice, evaluation or care from your physician or other qualified health care provider.