What is Walker with seat?

Category: Equipment

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Walkers are assistive devices that are available in a variety of configurations depending on the needs of the patient. Many rolling walkers are equipped with seats.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

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Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
1
None
10

Commonly reported side effects, conditions, and hospitalizations associated with Walker with seat

Imbalance when walking 1

Dosages

Why Patients Stopped Using (multiple reasons could be selected)
Reason Patients
Other 10
Did not seem to work 4
Not indicated 2
Doctor's advice 1
See all 17 patients who’ve stopped using Walker with seat

Duration

How Long Current Patients Have Been Using Walker with seat
Duration Patients
0-1 month 0
1-3 months 0
3-6 months 1
6 months-1 year 1
1-2 years 4
2 years or more 19
How Long Patients Used Before Stopping
Duration Patients
0-1 month 0
1-3 months 4
3-6 months 5
6 months-1 year 5
1-2 years 1
2 years or more 2
Adherence
Always
6 55%
Usually
2 18%
Sometimes
2 18%
Never
1 9%
Burden
Very
1 9%
Somewhat
3 27%
A little
3 27%
Not at all
4 36%
Cost per month
$200+
0 0%
$100-199
0 0%
$50-99
0 0%
$25-49
0 0%
< $25
5 100%
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3 patient evaluations for Walker with seat

Buying Time
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Buying Time
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Bulbar: mild
Arms: moderate
Chest: moderate
Legs: moderate
I have:
ALS

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Jul 10, 2010 (Started Aug 05, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Improve mobility: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 1, 2010 (Started Aug 05, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Improve mobility: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
grandma2009
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grandma2009
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Relapse: Moderate
Sensation: Severe
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: mild
Speech: mild
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: severe
I am: vb
I have:
MS

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Jan 11, 2010 (Started Dec 02, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for assist walking and to be able to sit due to fatigue: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 18 other Daily
Advice & Tips: i HAD BACK SURGERY AND NEEDED THE WALKER DUE TO THE SURGERY RECOVERY. i GOT THE WALKER THROUGH NMSS TO USE AS LONG AS NEEDED.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
MikeyMcCutey
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MikeyMcCutey
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Sex: M
  • Age: 49y
  • Duration: 8 yrs
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
214 seizures
215 weeks ago
I have:
Epilepsy

See MikeyMcCutey's full Walker with seat history

Sep 14, 2009 (Started Aug 01, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Peripheral Arterial Disease: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Improve mobility: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fatigue: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: its great! I might need an electric chair but i dont want to become dependant
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Imbalance when walking

  • 0 helpful marks
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