Grab bars/poles

wysiwyg's Grab bars/poles History (Ongoing)
As needed May 19, 2006 - Last Update

wysiwyg's Grab bars/poles is for…

  • Ataxia (lack of coordination)

wysiwyg has not reported any side effects for Grab bars/poles.

Evaluations


Jun 25, 2010

Dosage
As needed
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Ataxia (lack of coordination))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips
Pretty much a necessity! Glad I have them.

Jan 19, 2009

Dosage
As needed
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Ataxia (lack of coordination))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips
Had an outside railing installed as well as handrails in tub/shower...really get a lot a use!

About Grab bars/poles (Equipment)

Grab bars are useful as something to grab onto in case of loss of footing. Falls in the bathroom are a leading cause of injury. These bars should be institutional-grade, stainless steel and installed according to the manufacturer's directions for firm, solid support.

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