Anonymous 

Review for Osteoarthritis

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 140 lbs
  • 5' 4"
  • La Pine Oregon
14
May2017
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 0-4 hours
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Repeat injury? Yes
  • Number of Surgeries 1
  • How much did pain interfere with your day-to-day activities in the past week? Quite a bit
  • How much did pain interfere with your enjoyment of life in the past week? Quite a bit
  • What best describes your pain level on average in the past week? Distressing

Treatment Ratings

    Almost Cured
    Other, Cortisone Injection
    Improved
    NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs, Strengthening Exercises, Stretching, Yoga, TENS/Electrical Stimulation, Medical Marijuana, Support brace, Supportive Shoes, Chiropractor, Acupuncture, Massage, Ice, Orthotics, Physical Therapy, Supplements
    Not Improved
    Swimming, Narcotics, Walking/Hiking, Glucosamine and Chondroitin Sulfate
    Worsened
    Gabapentin, Total knee replacement

I have both knees with pain and swelling, low back pain, numbness in left leg, neck issues and carpal tunnel in both hands for a second time. I have too many doctors to list them. I have had several surgeries and need more but they didn't help before so I'm delaying others as long as possible


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