8 patient evaluations for Wheelchair (manual) with a burden rating of Somewhat

Coribear
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Coribear
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
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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Nov 14, 2011 (Started Sep 20, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fatigue: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I had to have someone with me because I didn't have strength to push myself. So it had it's blurps. I have my power chair and ramp on van, so I can go and do alone.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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babybunny
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babybunny
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Sensation: Mild
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: mild
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Oct 30, 2011 (Started Aug 06, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Improve mobility: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: As needed

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Rick N
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Rick N
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: mild
Walking: severe
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Sep 17, 2011 (Started Sep 12, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Improve mobility: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Advice & Tips: I am now walking again
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: dull pain, and stinging pain if I move wrong., Transition from w/c to legs is very difficult., Constant stabbing sharp pain, Neuro pain, both elbows, Pinched/compressed elbow nerve

Nov 19, 2010 (Started Sep 12, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Improve mobility: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: A little
Advice & Tips: I am walking today. I do not know that it is GodShand or my fighting to walk. Despite . I am thankful
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: dull pain, and stinging pain if I move wrong., Transition from w/c to legs is very difficult., Constant stabbing sharp pain, Neuro pain, both elbows, Pinched/compressed elbow nerve

Nov 13, 2010 (Started Sep 12, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Improve mobility: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: A little
Advice & Tips: Even when the abiity to walk is there, the chair is that comfort factor instead od sitting or squatting
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: dull pain, and stinging pain if I move wrong., Transition from w/c to legs is very difficult., Constant stabbing sharp pain, Neuro pain, both elbows, Pinched/compressed elbow nerve

Oct 10, 2010 (Started Sep 12, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Improve mobility: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: Over-use and hill climbing led to neuropathy of both elbows which resulted in surgery to repair and relocate ulnar nerves.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: dull pain, and stinging pain if I move wrong., Transition from w/c to legs is very difficult., Constant stabbing sharp pain, Neuro pain, both elbows, Pinched/compressed elbow nerve

Jan 22, 2010 (Started Sep 12, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Improve mobility: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: dull pain, and stinging pain if I move wrong., Transition from w/c to legs is very difficult., Constant stabbing sharp pain, Neuro pain, both elbows, Pinched/compressed elbow nerve

Dec 30, 2009 (Started Sep 12, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Improve mobility: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: dull pain, and stinging pain if I move wrong., Transition from w/c to legs is very difficult., Constant stabbing sharp pain, Neuro pain, both elbows, Pinched/compressed elbow nerve

Apr 14, 2009 (Started Sep 12, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Improve mobility: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: If you need it-get it.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: dull pain, and stinging pain if I move wrong., Transition from w/c to legs is very difficult., Constant stabbing sharp pain, Neuro pain, both elbows, Pinched/compressed elbow nerve

Mar 10, 2009 (Started Sep 12, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Improve mobility: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: The chair is a necessity for me. I could not get around wothout it.
Side effects: dull pain, and stinging pain if I move wrong., Transition from w/c to legs is very difficult., Constant stabbing sharp pain, Neuro pain, both elbows, Pinched/compressed elbow nerve

Jan 4, 2009 (Started Sep 12, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Improve mobility: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Very
Dosage: Daily
Side effects: dull pain, and stinging pain if I move wrong., Transition from w/c to legs is very difficult., Constant stabbing sharp pain, Neuro pain, both elbows, Pinched/compressed elbow nerve

Nov 28, 2008 (Started Sep 12, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Improve mobility: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: It's a major challenge. I try to use my legs as much as possible , but they are going fast.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: dull pain, and stinging pain if I move wrong., Transition from w/c to legs is very difficult., Constant stabbing sharp pain, Neuro pain, both elbows, Pinched/compressed elbow nerve

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Aturo
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Aturo
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Severe
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: severe
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Jan 15, 2011 (Started Nov 03, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Balance problems: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: Nice chair lightweight
Cost: < $25 monthly

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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 1, 2009 (Started Mar 01, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: As needed

Aug 28, 2008 (Started Mar 01, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks
RebeccaJean
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RebeccaJean
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Mood: Very bad
Cognition: Severe
Autonomic: Severe
Head: severe
Arms: severe
Legs: severe
Tremors: moderate
I have:
MSA

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Sep 20, 2008 (Started Apr 13, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Inability to walk: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
RebeccaJean
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RebeccaJean
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Mood: Very bad
Cognition: Severe
Autonomic: Severe
Head: severe
Arms: severe
Legs: severe
Tremors: moderate
I have:
MSA

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Sep 20, 2008 (Started Dec 10, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Other: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This allows the patient to be moved outside/to another room easily. This is a valuable piece of equipment. Much more comfortable than a wheelchair and the patient can remain sitting for up to an hour. Like a reclining lift chair, but it moves.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
moogie16
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moogie16
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: vb
I have:
MS

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Aug 21, 2008 (Started Jan 21, 2004)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Improve mobility: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Advice & Tips: If you need it, use it.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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