What is Permobil C500?

Category: Equipment

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A power or electric wheelchair contains a battery, motor, and control mechanism to allow the user to propel themselves without the need for either a caregiver to push or muscle strength to move. More advanced models tilt and adjust their seats.

Purpose
Patients
Patients with evaluations
Perceived effectiveness
Patients
Patients with evaluations
Patients
Patients with evaluations
Patients
Patients with evaluations
0
Perceived effectiveness
Purpose
Patients
Patients with evaluations
0
Perceived effectiveness
Patients
Patients with evaluations

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects of Permobil C500

Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
2
None
3

Dosages

Why Patients Stopped Using (multiple reasons could be selected)
Reason
Other
Patients
2
Reason
Course of treatment ended
Patients
1
See all 3 patients who’ve stopped using Permobil C500

Duration

How Long Current Patients Have Been Using Permobil C500
Duration
Patients
Duration
0-1 month
Patients
0
Duration
1-3 months
Patients
0
Duration
3-6 months
Patients
0
Duration
6 months-1 year
Patients
0
Duration
1-2 years
Patients
0
Duration
2 years or more
Patients
2
How Long Patients Used Before Stopping
Duration
Patients
Duration
0-1 month
Patients
0
Duration
1-3 months
Patients
0
Duration
3-6 months
Patients
0
Duration
6 months-1 year
Patients
0
Duration
1-2 years
Patients
0
Duration
2 years or more
Patients
3

Adherence


Always
Patients
2
40%
Usually
Patients
1
20%
Sometimes
Patients
2
40%
Never
Patients
0
0%

Burden


Very
Patients
0
0%
Somewhat
Patients
1
20%
A little
Patients
1
20%
Not at all
Patients
3
60%

Cost per month


Cost per month
$200+
Patients
3
150%
Cost per month
$100-199
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
$50-99
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
$25-49
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
< $25
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
Not specified
Patients
2
100%
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3 patient evaluations for Permobil C500

Navy Nurse
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Navy Nurse
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: moderate
Chest: none
Legs: moderate
I have:
ALS

See Navy Nurse's full Permobil C500 history

Nov 17, 2010 (Started Jul 10, 2004)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: All the time (24/7)
Advice & Tips: struggle with low back pain

  • 0 helpful marks
slicky
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slicky
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: mild
Arms: moderate
Chest: moderate
Legs: moderate
I am: n
I have:
ALS

See slicky's full Permobil C500 history

Apr 10, 2010 (Started Mar 10, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fatigue: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Cost: Not specified monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Wayne Lampe
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Wayne Lampe
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: severe
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I am: vg
I have:
ALS

See Wayne Lampe's full Permobil C500 history

Apr 4, 2009 (Started Feb 18, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fatigue: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed

Jan 27, 2009 (Started Feb 18, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fatigue: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed

Aug 23, 2008 (Started Feb 18, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fatigue: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: As needed
Cost: Not specified monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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