Anonymous 

Review for Osteoarthritis

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 175 lbs
  • 5' 4"
  • Pinehurst, NC
10
Jul2017
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 0-4 hours
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Repeat injury? Yes
  • Doctor/Care Giver David Casey, MD
  • 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? A little bit
  • What best describes your pain level on average in the past week? Distressing

Treatment Ratings

    Not Improved
    NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs, Cortisone Injection, Support brace, Glucosamine and Chondroitin Sulfate, Gabapentin, Supplements

Unable to function. Can stand only a few minutes. In wheelchair or lift chair most of the time. Believe back is a lot of the problem, but both knees hurt most of time. Cannot walk more than a few steps. Had extensive back surgery about 10 years ago but it is needed again.


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