6 patient evaluations for CoughAssist Mechanical Insufflator-Exsufflator

Oct 26, 2009 (Started Apr 11, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Mild (runny nose (rhinorrhea), headaches, cough)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: as needed at least 3 times a day
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: headaches, cough, runny nose (rhinorrhea)

Oct 16, 2009 (Started Apr 11, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: headaches, cough, runny nose (rhinorrhea)

Oct 17, 2008 (Started Apr 11, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: one day at a time
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: headaches, cough, runny nose (rhinorrhea)

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 31, 2009 (Started Jan 12, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for ineffective cough)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: It is a time saver, in that the machine can do in a few seconds what it use to take hours.
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 14, 2008 (Started May 14, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for ineffective cough)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks
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