What is Spectra Plus?

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.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

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

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Spectra Plus

Side effect Patients
Constipation with occasional impaction 1
Worsening posture 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
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 0
Not at all hard to take 0
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1 patient evaluation for Spectra Plus

Jul 29, 2012 (Started Feb 20, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Improve mobility)
  • Side effects
    Mild (worsening posture, constipation with occasional impaction)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: What can I say? There are better chairs for specific things off roading, climbing, comfort, shock absorption but this is a handy all- rounder.
Side effects: constipation with occasional impaction, worsening posture

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