What is Invacare power chair?

Category: Equipment

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Generic Name: Wheelchair (powered)

A power or electric wheelchair contains a battery, motor, and control mechanism to allow the user to propel themselves without the need for either a caregiver to push or muscle strength to move. More advanced models tilt and adjust their seats.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Patients with evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Improve mobility 3 1

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

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

side_effects of Invacare power chair"

Severe
0
Moderate
1
Mild
0
None
0

Dosages

Most common dosages (by patients currently using Invacare power chair)
Dosage Patients
daily 3
15 hr daily 1
Why Patients Stopped Using (multiple reasons could be selected)
Reason Patients
Other 1
See all 1 patient who’ve stopped using Invacare power chair

Duration

How Long Current Patients Have Been Using Invacare power chair
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
0 0%
Usually
0 0%
Sometimes
1 100%
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%
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1 patient evaluation for Invacare power chair

klmom
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klmom
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: severe
Chest: moderate
Legs: severe
I have:
ALS

See klmom's full Invacare power chair history

Oct 31, 2006 (Started Oct 20, 2002)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Improve mobility: None
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks
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