73 patient evaluations for Walking Stick/Cane

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Dec 7, 2008 (Started Dec 07, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (back pain, social anxiety, coordination problems with use)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Side effects: coordination problems with use, back pain, social anxiety

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 11, 2008 (Started Aug 13, 1994)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for foot drop)
  • Side effects
    Mild (tired arms)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: It is much better to have the cane and not need it, than to not have it and need it!
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: tired arms

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 11, 2008 (Started Sep 01, 1994)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for proprioceptive disorder)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (tired arms, tired hands)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Better to have the cane and not need it, than to need it and not have it.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: tired hands, tired arms

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 19, 2008 (Started Sep 15, 2008)

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

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 16, 2009 (Started May 16, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Improve mobility)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: All the time (24/7)
Advice & Tips: Remember where you left it!

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 22, 2009 (Started Jun 21, 2007)

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

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 23, 2009 (Started Oct 15, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: Change your cane selections every so often .. where you go as a patient if you set it aside it looks like everyone else's .

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 24, 2009 (Started Mar 20, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Improve mobility)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for balance problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: it really helps extend the distance I can walk and the speed I can walk at. Good for cardio.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

May 9, 2009 (Started Jan 24, 1996)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for balance problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

May 19, 2009 (Started Dec 05, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for walking problems)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for balance problems)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (loss of a free hand)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Side effects: loss of a free hand

  • 0 helpful marks
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