What is Hoveround?

Category: Equipment


Generic name: Wheelchair (powered)

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.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Mobility decreased 4 0
Fatigue 3 0
General health 3 0
Walking problems 3 0
Improve mobility 1 0
Multiple Sclerosis 1 0

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


Based on patients currently using Hoveround

Dosage Patients
daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Hoveround

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 3
See all 3 patients who’ve stopped using Hoveround


Currently using Hoveround

Duration Patients
2 years or more 1

Stopped using Hoveround

Duration Patients
1-3 months 1
3-6 months 1
2 years or more 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Hoveround.