What is Travel scooter?

Category: Equipment

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Generic name: Motorized scooter/chair

An electric scooter is an electric-powered mobility aid.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Fatigue 4 2
Improve mobility 3 2
Walking problems 3 3
Generalized weakness (asthenia) 1 0
Mobility limited by distance 1 1
Multiple sclerosis 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
0
Moderate
0
Mild
0
None
4

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Travel scooter

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently using Travel scooter

Dosage Patients
as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Travel scooter

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 1
See 1 patient who's stopped using Travel scooter

Duration

Currently using Travel scooter

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped using Travel scooter

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

Oct 31, 2009 (Started Sep 11, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for walking problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 18, 2008 (Started Jan 14, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks
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