34 patient evaluations for Non-invasive Ventilator

Dsmith
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Dsmith
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: severe
Arms: severe
Chest: severe
Legs: moderate
I am: vg
I have:
ALS

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Dec 18, 2009 (Started Jun 01, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Breathing difficulty: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 8 hr Daily

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Skymaster47
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Skymaster47
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: severe
Arms: moderate
Chest: moderate
Legs: moderate
I am: g
I have:
ALS

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Oct 15, 2010 (Started Jul 28, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 8 hr Daily
Advice & Tips: Greatly added to the quality of my sleep
Cost: < $25 monthly

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mompeach
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mompeach
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Bulbar: severe
Arms: severe
Chest: severe
Legs: severe
I am: n
I have:
ALS

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Nov 9, 2010 (Started Apr 03, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): Major
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 24 hr Daily
Side effects: Pressure sore(s) (decubitus ulcers)

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Navy Nurse
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Navy Nurse
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: moderate
Chest: none
Legs: moderate
I have:
ALS

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Nov 17, 2010 (Started May 25, 2005)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): Slight
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Very
Dosage: As needed

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Cricketjbs
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Cricketjbs
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: severe
Arms: moderate
Chest: moderate
Legs: moderate
I am: vb
I have:
ALS

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Dec 20, 2010 (Started Sep 09, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis): Major
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 8 hr Daily
Advice & Tips: eyes bothering got new Nasal apparatus
Side effects: Eye floaters, Dry mouth at night

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Rolling Stone
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Rolling Stone
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: severe
Chest: severe
Legs: severe
I am: g
I have:
ALS

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Jan 15, 2010 (Started Feb 10, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Insomnia: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little

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Suzinmotion
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Suzinmotion
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Mental Symptoms : mild
Physical Symptoms : mild
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I am: g
I have:
HIV

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Feb 3, 2011 (Started Dec 20, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for HIV related neurological symptoms: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 6 hr Daily
Side effects: Acne breakout

  • 0 helpful marks
moolaw
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moolaw
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: severe
Chest: moderate
Legs: severe
I am: b
I have:
ALS

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Feb 12, 2011 (Started Jan 05, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Decreased respiratory function: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 16 hr Daily
Advice & Tips: I sleep much better. I recommend starting as soon as possible.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Dry mouth at night

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TipaCow
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TipaCow
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: mild
Arms: moderate
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I have:
ALS

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Feb 1, 2010 (Started Jan 15, 2005)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Doctor recommendation: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Never
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 8 hr Daily
Advice & Tips: my progression is very slow - I discovered that I didn't need to use my bipap when I slept with the head of my hospital bed raised to 45 degrees. Enough gravity was relieved so that I breathed fine.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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JohnBFisher
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JohnBFisher
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Sex: M
  • Age: 58
Condition: Spinocerebellar Ataxia 7 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Mild
I am: g
I have:
Spinocerebellar Ataxia

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Mar 1, 2012 (Started Oct 15, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Central Sleep Apnea: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 8 hr Daily
Advice & Tips: Use mask liner for a full face mask. See: http://www.remzzzs.com/ http://padacheek.com/ http://quietusliners.com/
Cost: $100-199 monthly

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