What is Pilates reformer?

Category: Equipment

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Generic name: Pilates

The Pilates Reformer is a piece of equipment designed to assist and resist students through ranges of motion and get them strong enough so they can do the Pilates Mat work properly.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Improve flexibility/strength 6 3
General health 2 1
Chronic idiopathic back pain 1 0
Fibromyalgia 1 1
Improve mobility 1 1

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  • 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 4

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Pilates reformer

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently doing Pilates reformer

Dosage Patients
1 hr weekly 1
2 hr weekly 1
60 min weekly 1

Duration

Currently doing Pilates reformer

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 2
10 years or more 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 4
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 3
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 3
$100-199 2
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 0
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