15 patient evaluations for Walking cane/rubber tip

Lakotawoman
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Lakotawoman
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Pain: Most
Fatigue: Some
Sleep: Most
Stiffness: Most
function: Some
external_stress: Most
Stickman: most
Description:F47y
FM:2y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jan 17, 2013 (Started Apr 18, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Balance problems: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Improve mobility: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain in lower back: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Slight
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: I have difficultly in using the cane on some days due to my hands/wrists going numb or weak or tingling with use. It also can cause my left shoulder to start hurting and causing a fire like burning and sharp stabbing pain.

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Tommy Maker
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Tommy Maker
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Bulbar: mild
Arms: severe
Chest: moderate
Legs: moderate
I am: g
I have:
ALS

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Jul 1, 2012 (Started Oct 01, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Weakness in legs: None
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: very effective up to today but I now have insufficient strength to hold the sticks
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Ronc75
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Ronc75
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: severe
Arms: mild
Chest: moderate
Legs: moderate
I am: n
I have:
ALS

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May 10, 2012 (Started Sep 25, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Balance problems: None
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Never
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: My balance problem overwhelmed my ability to walk with a cane only.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 2, 2011 (Started Sep 25, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Balance problems: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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tmmjclole
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tmmjclole
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Relapse: Moderate
Sensation: Severe
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Apr 28, 2012 (Started Sep 01, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Walking problems: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: Daily

Jan 24, 2010 (Started Sep 01, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Walking problems: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: Daily

Sep 10, 2009 (Started Sep 01, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Walking problems: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: Daily

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wysiwyg
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wysiwyg
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: mild
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: mild
Walking: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MS

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Jun 25, 2010 (Started Jan 19, 1994)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Imbalance when walking: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 12 hr Daily
Advice & Tips: Use my cane always when going out...and sometimes in the house when I am tired, wobbly.

Jan 19, 2009 (Started Jan 19, 1994)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Imbalance when walking: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 12 hr Daily
Advice & Tips: Uhhh...this is pretty much a necessity for me!

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froginmadison
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froginmadison
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: severe
Arms: severe
Chest: moderate
Legs: severe
I am: n
I have:
ALS

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Apr 13, 2010 (Started Jun 03, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Balance problems: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: I could use it to beat people

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Arkann
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Arkann
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: mild
Arms: severe
Chest: moderate
Legs: severe
I am: g
I have:
ALS

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Apr 2, 2010 (Started May 11, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Walking problems: None
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Never
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: Daily

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klunzig
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klunzig
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Mild
Overall: Mild
Cognition: none
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I have:
MS

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Oct 8, 2009 (Started May 01, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Balance problems: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks
sarahbellum
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sarahbellum
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: None
Cognition: none
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Oct 1, 2009 (Started Jan 01, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Imbalance when walking: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: All the time (24/7)
Advice & Tips: "Graduated" to a rollator and feel much safer. It took a few months to get over the stigma of using a rollator but it was worth it.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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Scarlett13
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Scarlett13
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 31
Condition: 2 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported

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Sep 25, 2009 (Started Mar 23, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Muscle weakness: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Loss of coordination: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: All the time (24/7)
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Pain in right hand and wrist

Jul 25, 2009 (Started Mar 23, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Muscle weakness: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Loss of coordination: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: All the time (24/7)
Side effects: Pain in right hand and wrist

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