What is Rollater/Probasics?

Category: Equipment

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Generic name: Walker

Walkers are assistive devices that are available in a variety of configurations depending on the needs of the patient.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Fatigue 3 1
Balance problems 2 1
Multiple sclerosis 1 0
Stiffness/spasticity 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 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Rollater/Probasics

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently using Rollater/Probasics

Dosage Patients
as needed 1

Duration

Currently using Rollater/Probasics

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 0
Usually 1
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 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 0
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1 patient evaluation for Rollater/Probasics

Sep 23, 2009 (Started Jul 02, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fatigue)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for balance problems)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for walking difficult without aid)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I have more energy at the end of the day when I use the rollator. Also, I now walk with the same gait and pace that I used to years ago and this feels GREAT!
Cost: < $25 monthly

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