What is Invacare power chair?

Category: Equipment

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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.

Purpose
Patients
Patients with evaluations
Perceived effectiveness
Patients
Patients with evaluations

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

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects of Invacare power chair

Severe
0
Moderate
1
Mild
0
None
0

Dosages

Most common dosages (by patients currently using Invacare power chair)
Dosage
daily
Patients
3
Dosage
15 hr daily
Patients
1
Why Patients Stopped Using (multiple reasons could be selected)
Reason
Other
Patients
1
See all 1 patient who’ve stopped using Invacare power chair

Duration

How Long Current Patients Have Been Using Invacare power chair
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
1
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
0
Duration
1-2 years
Patients
0
Duration
2 years or more
Patients
1

Adherence


Always
Patients
0
0%
Usually
Patients
0
0%
Sometimes
Patients
1
100%
Never
Patients
0
0%

Burden


Very
Patients
0
0%
Somewhat
Patients
0
0%
A little
Patients
1
100%
Not at all
Patients
0
0%

Cost per month


Cost per month
$200+
Patients
1
100%
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
0
0%
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1 patient evaluation for Invacare power chair

klmom
7530 thumb
klmom
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: severe
Chest: moderate
Legs: severe
I have:
ALS

See klmom's full Invacare power chair history

Oct 31, 2006 (Started Oct 20, 2002)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Improve mobility: None
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks
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