What is Tub transfer bench?

Category: Equipment

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

A transfer bench allows an individual who has mobility issues to transfer from in the shower or bath to out.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Stiffness/spasticity 3 0
Fatigue 2 1
Unsteady gait 1 0
Weakness in legs 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 Tub transfer bench

Side effect Patients

Duration

Currently using Tub transfer bench

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
10 years or more 1

Stopped using Tub transfer bench

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 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 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
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 Tub transfer bench

Oct 26, 2009 (Started Sep 13, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fatigue)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: very helpfull
Cost: < $25 monthly

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