Anonymous 

Review for Osteoarthritis

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 220 lbs
  • 5' 2"
  • Irving tx
10
Feb2019
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • knee injury in an accident or fall Yes, in the last 1 year
  • Repeat injury? Yes
  • Physical activity per week 0-4 hours
  • Number of Surgeries 1
  • 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 Discomforting
  • Knee pain going up the stairs Horrible
  • Knee pain location Inside the knee (toward the other leg)
  • Pain extend below the knee to the calf or shin areas Distressing
  • Knee pain while squatting Horrible
  • Knee give way, give out or feel unstable Quite a bit

Treatment Ratings

    Improved
    TENS/Electrical Stimulation,
    Not Improved
    NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs, Narcotics, Gabapentin, Supplements, Postural Modifications, Weight loss, Glucosamine and Chondroitin Sulfate, Viscosupplementation Injection, Unloader brace, Support brace, Supportive Shoes, Cortisone Injection, Ice, Physical Therapy,
    Worsened
    Taping,

I do physical therapy 3x a week w/ tents unit and massage. Ice and streaching .sometimes it's better but now worse had a big pop in my knee now it hurts all the time to walk or stand on it more than 30 mintues at a time it swells contantly


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