Anonymous 

Review for Osteoarthritis

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 290 lbs
  • 5' 6"
  • Navarre Ohio
07
Jul2018
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • knee injury in an accident or fall No
  • Repeat injury? No
  • Physical activity per week 0-4 hours
  • Number of Surgeries None
  • How much did pain interfere with your day-to-day activities in the past week? All the time
  • How much did pain interfere with your enjoyment of life in the past week? All the time
  • What best describes your pain level on average in the past week? Horrible
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Does your knee swell Yes a lot
  • knee pain going down the stairs Distressing
  • Knee pain going up the stairs Horrible
  • Knee pain location Knee front
  • Pain extend below the knee to the calf or shin areas Mild
  • Knee pain while squatting Horrible
  • Knee give way, give out or feel unstable Somewhat

Treatment Ratings

    Not Improved
    Ice, Cortisone Injection, Viscosupplementation Injection, Glucosamine and Chondroitin Sulfate, Narcotics, Gabapentin,
    Worsened
    Physical Therapy, Chiropractor

Cannot walk much. My activities are limited. When I sleeping, when I wake up I’m in such pain. It hurts when bed to walk when shopping I need a cart so I can lean on to take the weight off of my knees. They said I need two complete knee replacement and I refuse to do surgery.


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