Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 180 lbs
  • 5' 4"
  • San Martin, California
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 0-4 hours
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Repeat injury? Yes
  • Doctor/Care Giver Kaiser health care
  • Number of Surgeries 1
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Osteoarthritis (arthritis), Spinal Stenosis, Degenerative Disc Disease, Scoliosis

Treatment Ratings

    Swimming, Epidural, Ice, Traction
    Not Improved
    TENS/Electrical Stimulation, Strengthening Exercises, Stretching, Heat, Acetaminophen, Rest, Acupuncture, Cortisone Injection, Physical Therapy, NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs

Hurt my back in 1958 by lifting heavy after having two babies 14 months apart and it just got worse with arthritis. My neck was fused all the way to the first lumbar. Not to my skull though. Nothing seems to work. I still have trouble with my neck.

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