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Judy 

Osteoarthritis Treatment Review

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 5' 4"
  • Harrisburg, Pa
20
May2017
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 8+ hours
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Repeat injury? Yes
  • Doctor/Care Giver Dr. Steven DeLuca
  • How much did pain interfere with your day-to-day activities in the past week? Somewhat
  • How much did pain interfere with your enjoyment of life in the past week? Somewhat
  • What best describes your pain level on average in the past week? Discomforting

Treatment Ratings

  • NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs

    Treatment OutcomeNot Improved

  • Arthroscopic Surgery

    Treatment OutcomeNot Improved

  • TENS/Electrical Stimulation

    Treatment OutcomeNot Improved

  • Supplements

    Treatment OutcomeNot Improved

  • Strengthening Exercises

    Treatment OutcomeNot Improved

  • Stretching

    Treatment OutcomeNot Improved

  • Narcotics

    Treatment OutcomeNot Improved

  • Glucosamine and Chondroitin Sulfate

    Treatment OutcomeNot Improved

  • Support brace

    Treatment OutcomeNot Improved

  • Cortisone Injection

    Treatment OutcomeNot Improved

  • Ice

    Treatment OutcomeNot Improved

  • Physical Therapy

    Treatment OutcomeNot Improved

  • Walking/Hiking

    Treatment OutcomeNot Improved


My knee hurts me 24/7. The more I walk or stand the more it hurts. I try to keep my quads strong but doing ball squats, and I have a dog, so I must walk him 5 times a day.


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  • 222 lbs
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Hla Osteoarthritis

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 130 lbs
  • 5' 0"
  • CA
28
May2017
  • Injury Status Cured
  • Physical activity per week 4-8 hours
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Repeat injury? No
  • Doctor/Care Giver None
  • Number of Surgeries None
  • How much did pain interfere with your day-to-day activities in the past week? A little bit
  • How much did pain interfere with your enjoyment of life in the past week? A little bit
  • What best describes your pain level on average in the past week? Discomforting

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