Review for Osteoarthritis

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 200 lbs
  • 5' 6"
  • Whiting, N J
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • knee injury in an accident or fall No
  • Repeat injury? Yes
  • Physical activity per week 4-8 hours
  • Number of Surgeries 2
  • 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
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Does your knee swell Yes, just a little
  • knee pain going down the stairs Discomforting
  • Knee pain going up the stairs Discomforting
  • Knee pain location Knee front
  • Pain extend below the knee to the calf or shin areas Discomforting
  • Knee pain while squatting Distressing
  • Knee give way, give out or feel unstable Somewhat

Treatment Ratings

    Viscosupplementation Injection
    Not Improved
    NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs, TENS/Electrical Stimulation, Supplements, Stretching, Gabapentin, Glucosamine and Chondroitin Sulfate, Support brace, Taping, Ice, Physical Therapy, Swimming,

I do daily stretches, recumbent bike but knee still painful, under knee cap, sides of knee, down shin when walking, loosing range of motion, thigh muscles still week

Cannot walk at normal pace, stairs difficult, legs tire n get weak, rotate from side to side all night, very frustrated. Can't do anything I used to for fun..dancing, bike riding, walking the beach

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