What is Ceiling Lift?

Category: Equipment

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Generic name: Lift

Ceiling lifts are mounted to the ceiling to accommodate moving a person to and from bed. Mounting may be fixed or on tracks.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Transferring difficulty 4 1
Generalized weakness (asthenia) 1 0
Improve mobility 1 1
Risk of harm 1 0
Weakness in legs 1 0

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

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
1
None
2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Ceiling Lift

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently using Ceiling Lift

Dosage Patients
1 hr weekly 1
24 other daily 1
as needed 1

Duration

Currently using Ceiling Lift

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

1 patient evaluation for Ceiling Lift

Aug 17, 2010 (Started Mar 29, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Transfer from bed into wheelchair and back)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 min Daily
Advice & Tips: Pic adress: http://www.gerd-nf.de.vu/bilder_icons/fuer_PLM/Decken-Lifter-in-Parkstellung.jpg

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