What is Shower/tub chair with transfer bench?

Category: Equipment

Most popular types: Shower chair Carex Bathroom Safety Product InvaCare Transfer Bench Show all

false

See also: Bench chair Shower chair self propelled Shower/Tub Chair Tub transfer bench

A transfer bench allows an individual who has mobility issues to transfer from in the shower or bath to out.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Balance problems 31 7
Weakness in leg(s) 27 8
Mobility decreased 13 3
Improve mobility 6 0
Stiffness/spasticity 5 1
Fatigue 4 0

Show all 29 reasons taken


  • 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 2
Mild 0
None 16

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Shower/tub chair with transfer bench

Side effect Patients
Stress 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently using Shower/tub chair with transfer bench

Dosage Patients
m,w,f 2
1 other daily 1
30 min weekly 1
0other as needed 1
15minutes as needed 1
40minutes as needed 1
as needed 1
daily 1
weekly 1

Why patients stopped taking Shower/tub chair with transfer bench

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 6
Course of treatment ended 2
Did not seem to work 1
See all 8 patients who've stopped using Shower/tub chair with transfer bench

Duration

Currently using Shower/tub chair with transfer bench

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 3
5 - 10 years 5
10 years or more 1

Stopped using Shower/tub chair with transfer bench

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 3
6 months - 1 year 1
1 - 2 years 2
2 - 5 years 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 14
Usually 1
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 2
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 2
A little hard to take 7
Not at all hard to take 8
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 1
$50-99 1
$25-49 0
< $25 9
Not specified 7
Last updated:

3 patient evaluations for Shower/tub chair with transfer bench

Feb 17, 2014 (Started Feb 06, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for weakness in leg(s))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 26, 2009 (Started May 13, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for mobility decreased)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (stress)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: use better then falling
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: stress

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 30, 2009 (Started Sep 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: theyre awesome and help ful even if your healthy and have a hangover lol!
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Last updated:
Showing 3 of 3 patient evaluations for Shower/tub chair with transfer bench