What is AbleTip?

Category: Equipment

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Generic Name: Walking Stick/Cane

A walking stick or cane is a tool used by many people to assist walking. It may be used to assist with balance, or to bear weight taking pressure off of muscles. There are many different styles to suit individual needs and preferences.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Patients with evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Multiple Sclerosis 3 0
General health 1 0
Falls 1 0
Balance problems 1 0
Unsteady gait 1 0
ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis) 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

side_effects of AbleTip"

Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
0
None
1

Dosages

Why Patients Stopped Using (multiple reasons could be selected)
Reason Patients
Other 1
Course of treatment ended 1
See all 2 patients who’ve stopped using AbleTip

Duration

How Long Current Patients Have Been Using AbleTip
Duration Patients
0-1 month 0
1-3 months 0
3-6 months 0
6 months-1 year 0
1-2 years 0
2 years or more 1
How Long Patients Used Before Stopping
Duration Patients
0-1 month 0
1-3 months 0
3-6 months 0
6 months-1 year 0
1-2 years 0
2 years or more 1
Adherence
Always
1 100%
Usually
0 0%
Sometimes
0 0%
Never
0 0%
Burden
Very
0 0%
Somewhat
0 0%
A little
1 100%
Not at all
0 0%
Cost
$200+
0 0%
$100-199
0 0%
$50-99
0 0%
$25-49
0 0%
< $25
0 0%
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for AbleTip.