What is Shunt, Brain Programmable?

Category: Equipment


A programmable shunt provides flexibility for adjusting pressure settings to prevent underdrainage or overdrainage complications.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 6

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Shunt, Brain Programmable

Side effect Patients Percentage


Based on patients currently using Shunt, Brain Programmable

Dosage Patients Percentage
as needed 1


Currently using Shunt, Brain Programmable

Duration Patients Percentage
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 5
Usually 0
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 5
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 1
< $25 3
Not specified 2
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