What is Permobil C400?

Category: Equipment

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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
Improve mobility 6 1
Weakness in legs 5 1
Fatigue 3 0
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 2 0
General health 2 0
Atrophy of muscles 1 0

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

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

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

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Permobil C400

Side effect Patients
Uncomfortable 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently using Permobil C400

Dosage Patients
daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Permobil C400

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 1
See 1 patient who's stopped using Permobil C400

Duration

Currently using Permobil C400

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped using Permobil C400

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 1
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 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 1
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1 patient evaluation for Permobil C400

Dec 16, 2008 (Started Aug 16, 2008)

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

  • 0 helpful marks
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