3 patient evaluations for Walking Stick/Cane with a side effects rating of Moderate

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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

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 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
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