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.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

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Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
2
None
3

Commonly reported side effects, conditions, and hospitalizations associated with Permobil C500

Cumbersome 1

Dosages

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

Duration

How Long Current Patients Have Been Using Permobil C500
Duration Patients
0-1 month 0
1-3 months 0
3-6 months 0
6 months-1 year 0
1-2 years 0
2 years or more 6
How Long Patients Used Before Stopping
Duration Patients
0-1 month 0
1-3 months 0
3-6 months 0
6 months-1 year 0
1-2 years 0
2 years or more 3
Adherence
Always
2 40%
Usually
1 20%
Sometimes
2 40%
Never
0 0%
Burden
Very
0 0%
Somewhat
1 20%
A little
1 20%
Not at all
3 60%
Cost per month
$200+
0 0%
$100-199
0 0%
$50-99
0 0%
$25-49
0 0%
< $25
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: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Wayne Lampe
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Wayne Lampe
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: moderate
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: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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