What is Bench chair?

Category: Equipment

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See also: Shower/tub chair with transfer bench Tub transfer bench

An assistive device for transfers.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Balance problems 3 0
Dizziness 3 1
Generalized weakness (asthenia) 2 2
Back pain 1 0
Multiple sclerosis 1 1
Weakness in leg(s) 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 7

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Bench chair

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently using Bench chair

Dosage Patients
daily 3
as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Bench chair

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
See 1 patient who's stopped using Bench chair

Duration

Currently using Bench chair

Duration Patients
10 years or more 4

Stopped using Bench chair

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 8
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 4
Not at all hard to take 4
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 6
Not specified 2
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2 patient evaluations for Bench chair

Jul 2, 2017 (Started Aug 17, 1995)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 11, 2017 (Started Aug 17, 1995)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 7, 2012 (Started Aug 17, 1995)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Feb 13, 2009 (Started Aug 17, 1995)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 7, 2008 (Started Aug 17, 1995)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 28, 2010 (Started Nov 13, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for generalized weakness (asthenia))
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 26, 2009 (Started Nov 13, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for generalized weakness (asthenia))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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