4 patient evaluations for Wheelchair (powered) with a burden rating of Somewhat hard to take

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Rachael
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Rachael
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: severe
Arms: severe
Chest: moderate
Legs: severe
I am: vb
I have:
ALS

See Rachael's full Wheelchair (powered) history

Jul 29, 2012 (Started Feb 20, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Improve mobility)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Worsening posture, Constipation with occasional impaction)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: What can I say? There are better chairs for specific things off roading, climbing, comfort, shock absorption but this is a handy all- rounder.
Side effects: Constipation with occasional impaction, Worsening posture

  • 0 helpful marks
mountainrain
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mountainrain
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: mild
Arms: moderate
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I am: vg
I have:
ALS

See mountainrain's full Wheelchair (powered) history

Apr 4, 2011 (Started Jan 15, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Inability to walk)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
SirIsaac
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SirIsaac
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: moderate
Chest: moderate
Legs: moderate
I am: b
I have:
ALS

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Aug 27, 2008 (Started May 29, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Generalized weakness (asthenia))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
Bill H
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Bill H
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Bulbar: none
Arms: moderate
Chest: none
Legs: moderate
I have:
ALS

See Bill H's full Wheelchair (powered) history

May 14, 2008 (Started Sep 04, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Balance problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks
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