What is Hot Spa Tub?

Category: Equipment

Most Popular Types: Jacuzzi

false

A hot tub is a large home-made or manufactured tub or small pool full of heated water and used for soaking, relaxation, massage, or hydrotherapy. In most cases, they have jets for massage purposes.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness

Purpose
Patients
Patients with evaluations
Perceived effectiveness
Purpose
Patients
Patients with evaluations
Purpose
Patients
Patients with evaluations
0
Perceived effectiveness
Patients
Patients with evaluations
Purpose
Patients
Patients with evaluations
0
Perceived effectiveness

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects of Hot Spa Tub

Severe
0
Moderate
1
Mild
2
None
12

Commonly reported side effects, conditions, and hospitalizations associated with Hot Spa Tub

Dosages

Most common dosages (by patients currently using Hot Spa Tub)
Dosage
20 min daily
Patients
6
Dosage
1 hr daily
Patients
5
Dosage
1 other daily
Patients
5
Dosage
1other as needed
Patients
4
Dosage
30 min daily
Patients
4
Dosage
15 min daily
Patients
3
Dosage
3 other weekly
Patients
2
Dosage
45 min daily
Patients
2
Dosage
0.5hours as needed
Patients
1
Dosage
0other as needed
Patients
1

Dosages based on patients currently using Hot Spa Tub.

Why Patients Stopped Using (multiple reasons could be selected)
Reason
Other
Patients
3
Reason
Expense
Patients
1
Reason
Side effects too severe
Patients
1
Reason
Change in health plan coverage
Patients
1
See all 4 patients who’ve stopped using Hot Spa Tub

Duration

How Long Current Patients Have Been Using Hot Spa Tub
Duration
Patients
Duration
0-1 month
Patients
0
Duration
1-3 months
Patients
0
Duration
3-6 months
Patients
0
Duration
6 months-1 year
Patients
0
Duration
1-2 years
Patients
0
Duration
2 years or more
Patients
6
How Long Patients Used Before Stopping
Duration
Patients
Duration
0-1 month
Patients
0
Duration
1-3 months
Patients
0
Duration
3-6 months
Patients
0
Duration
6 months-1 year
Patients
2
Duration
1-2 years
Patients
1
Duration
2 years or more
Patients
1

Adherence


Always
Patients
3
20%
Usually
Patients
7
47%
Sometimes
Patients
5
33%
Never taken as prescribed
Patients
0
0%

Burden


Very hard to take
Patients
0
0%
Somewhat hard to take
Patients
2
13%
A little hard to take
Patients
6
40%
Not at all hard to take
Patients
7
47%

Cost per month


Cost per month
$200+
Patients
1
7%
Cost per month
$100-199
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
$50-99
Patients
2
13%
Cost per month
$25-49
Patients
2
13%
Cost per month
< $25
Patients
4
27%
Cost per month
Not specified
Patients
6
40%
Last updated:

3 patient evaluations for Hot Spa Tub

J,L,GILMORE
42966 thumb
J,L,GILMORE
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 1
Mania: 0
Emotional: 0
Anxiety: 0
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Moderate
50 M
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: vg
I have:
ADD (Attention Deficit Disorder)

See J,L,GILMORE's full Hot Spa Tub history

Mar 9, 2012 (Started Mar 06, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Swelling of right foot)
  • Side Effects
    Moderate (Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 hr Daily
Advice & Tips: drink plenty of water , shower after use to remove cloreen effects
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Hope_In_Christ
34553 thumb
Hope_In_Christ
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 28
Condition: Central Sensitivity Syndrome 7 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Mild
I am: b
I have:
Central Sensitivity Syndrome

See Hope_In_Christ's full Hot Spa Tub history

Dec 1, 2010 (Started May 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Anxious mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Muscle and joint pain)
  • Side Effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 30 min Weekly

  • 0 helpful marks
bud angus
821 thumb
bud angus
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
On
Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: none
Legs: mild
I am: g
I have:
Parkinson's

See bud angus's full Hot Spa Tub history

Dec 31, 2009 (Started Dec 19, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Maintaain circulation)
  • Side Effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 min Daily
Advice & Tips: Probably too early to tell, but I seem to shake less and have less tingling after I am in the hot tub. I keep the temp at 102, and it feels wonderful!! The biggest benefit is mental.
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Last updated:
Showing 3 of 3 patient evaluations for Hot Spa Tub