What is Eye transfer frame (E tran)?

Category: Equipment


The E-tran (eye transfer) frame is a easy to user eye communication device that involves a see-through board with letters or pictures on it. The interpreter can determine the thoughts of the user by following their gaze to different sections of the board.

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Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Eye transfer frame (E tran)

Side effect Patients Percentage
Fatigue 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 0
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 0
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1 patient evaluation for Eye transfer frame (E tran)

Aug 5, 2012 (Started Nov 10, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for speech problems)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (fatigue)
  • Adherence
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: http://www.nbt.nhs.uk/our-services/a-z-services/communication-aid-centre-computer-assessment-training/cac-products This is a low tech eyepointing system of communication, which can also be used as a backup to any electronic device The system displays the alphabet which is divided into groups, and colour coded within these. A letter is identified by first looking at the group containing the letter, and then clarifying by looking at its colour. Words and sentences can be built up in this way. It has been of increasing importance as my speech has deteriorated

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