Anonymous 

Review for Osteoarthritis

  • Age 55+
  • Male
  • 275 lbs
  • 6' 3"
  • Colorado springs CO
21
Mar2019
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • knee injury in an accident or fall Yes, over 5 years ago
  • Repeat injury? Yes
  • Physical activity per week 8+ 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 Horrible
  • Knee pain going up the stairs Horrible
  • Knee pain location Knee front
  • Pain extend below the knee to the calf or shin areas Horrible
  • Knee pain while squatting Distressing
  • Knee give way, give out or feel unstable Quite a bit

Treatment Ratings

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

It affects me greatly but I have to push on because I'm taking care of my sister who had a stroke... I'm trying to find relief...


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