What is Walker with seat?

Category: Equipment

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Walkers are assistive devices that are available in a variety of configurations depending on the needs of the patient. Many rolling walkers are equipped with seats.

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Perceived effectiveness

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  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects of Walker with seat

Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
1
None
10

Commonly reported side effects, conditions, and hospitalizations associated with Walker with seat

Patients
1

Dosages

Why Patients Stopped Using (multiple reasons could be selected)
Reason
Other
Patients
10
Reason
Did not seem to work
Patients
4
Reason
Not indicated
Patients
2
Reason
Doctor's advice
Patients
1
See all 17 patients who’ve stopped using Walker with seat

Duration

How Long Current Patients Have Been Using Walker with seat
Duration
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Duration
0-1 month
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0
Duration
1-3 months
Patients
1
Duration
3-6 months
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0
Duration
6 months-1 year
Patients
1
Duration
1-2 years
Patients
1
Duration
2 years or more
Patients
13
How Long Patients Used Before Stopping
Duration
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Duration
0-1 month
Patients
0
Duration
1-3 months
Patients
4
Duration
3-6 months
Patients
5
Duration
6 months-1 year
Patients
5
Duration
1-2 years
Patients
1
Duration
2 years or more
Patients
2

Adherence


Always
Patients
6
55%
Usually
Patients
2
18%
Sometimes
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2
18%
Never
Patients
1
9%

Burden


Very
Patients
1
9%
Somewhat
Patients
4
36%
A little
Patients
2
18%
Not at all
Patients
4
36%

Cost per month


Cost per month
$200+
Patients
5
83%
Cost per month
$100-199
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
$50-99
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
$25-49
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
< $25
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
Not specified
Patients
6
100%
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3 patient evaluations for Walker with seat

Buying Time
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Buying Time
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Bulbar: mild
Arms: moderate
Chest: moderate
Legs: moderate
I have:
ALS

See Buying Time's full Walker with seat history

Jul 10, 2010 (Started Aug 05, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Improve mobility: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Cost: Not specified monthly

Jul 1, 2010 (Started Aug 05, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Improve mobility: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: Daily
Cost: Not specified monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
grandma2009
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grandma2009
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Relapse: Moderate
Sensation: Severe
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: mild
Speech: mild
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: severe
I am: vb
I have:
MS

See grandma2009's full Walker with seat history

Jan 11, 2010 (Started Dec 02, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for assist walking and to be able to sit due to fatigue: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 18 other Daily
Advice & Tips: i HAD BACK SURGERY AND NEEDED THE WALKER DUE TO THE SURGERY RECOVERY. i GOT THE WALKER THROUGH NMSS TO USE AS LONG AS NEEDED.
Cost: Not specified monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
MikeyMcCutey
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MikeyMcCutey
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: M
  • Age: 50y
  • Duration: 9 yrs
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
214 seizures
258 weeks ago
I have:
Epilepsy

See MikeyMcCutey's full Walker with seat history

Sep 14, 2009 (Started Aug 01, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Peripheral Arterial Disease: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Improve mobility: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fatigue: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: its great! I might need an electric chair but i dont want to become dependant
Cost: Not specified monthly
Side effects: Imbalance when walking

  • 0 helpful marks
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